Vol. 30 (Suppl 1) 2009 Neuro endocrinology letters

Evaluation of selenium status in pure bred duroc sows and their progeny.

OBJECTIVES: The aim of this trial was to determine selenium status in pure bred duroc sows and their progeny and to compare it to Czech Large White x Landrace breed.

DESIGN: The pregnant duroc sows (n=12) and pregnant Czech Large White x Landrace sows (n=12) were fed identical diets supplemented with sodium selen.....