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    Jun
    10
    Nobel Laureate to Speak at Nonruminant Symposia at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    We are excited to announce Nobel Laureate, Dr. Luc Montagnier will be speaking during the Nonruminant Nutrition Symposium: New Swine Science in the Omics Era at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show.

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    Jun
    10
    June JAS Now Online


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    The new issue of the Journal of Animal Science is now online! June 2018 issue (Volume 96, issue 6)

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    Jun
    10
    New Animal Frontiers Online


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    A new issue of Animal Frontiers is out! Make sure to catch up with the featured articles.

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    Jun
    10
    Interpretive Summary: Early life thermal stress: Impact on Future Thermotolerance, Stress Response, Behavior, and Intestinal Morphology in Piglets Exposed to a Heat Stress Challenge During Simulated Transport


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    A recent article published in the May 2018 Issue of the Journal of Animal Science delves into evaluating how early life thermal stress on newly weaned piglets affects thermoregulation, stress response, and intestinal health later on when piglets are simultaneously placed under heat stress conditions and simulated transport.

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    Jun
    06
    Update on Aging Gracefully


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    Hearts broke as Aging Gracefully slipped down the ranks during the Preakness and hopes for a Triple Crown Winner now elude the research community this year.

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    Jun
    06
    Update on Conjugate Driven


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    Third time a charm, but the odds for this colt have gone from unfavorable to almost impossible.

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    Jun
    06
    Update on Wandering Soul


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    Defying the social norms of a typical horse, Wandering Soul appears to revel in tight quarters and fear fellow equines putting his career in quite a pickle.

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    Jun
    06
    Update on ROS Bashing


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    Feeling a bit distraught at a second failed attempt, Trainer Sullivan has taken desperate measures in response to the threat of veterinarians pulling his license if he were to increase selenium uptake in his horse further.

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    Jun
    06
    Update on HyperLoop


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    Race enthusiasts were beginning to wonder if this four-legged object was a horse or a high strung movable dart board.

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    Jun
    06
    Update on Sugar Link


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    This girl gave a Pepto Preakness Stakes performance to remember!

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    Jun
    06
    Catch Up on Your Favorite Horses Before the Belmont!


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    Aging Gracefully won the first ever Journal of Animal Science Annual Virtual Journal Derby! But it was SurgarLink who took the Preakness....What will the Belmont Stakes bring?

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    Jun
    04
    Interpretive Summary: Evaluating the Microbiome of Two Sampling Locations in the Nasal Cavity of Cattle with Bovine Respiratory Disease Complex


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    A recent article published in the April issue of JAS compared bacterial populations found using two different bacterial sampling techniques of the bovine nasal cavity.

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    Jun
    04
    2018 ASAS National Elections


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    As a member of the American Society of Animal Science, you have the opportunity to VOTE!

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    Jun
    01
    USDA Unveils Prototypes for GMO Food Labels, And They're Confusing


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    A recent article highlighted in the Science Policy Report describes new prototype labels for GMOs.


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    Jun
    01
    Public spending on agricultural R&D by high-income countries hits first decline in 50 years


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    Continue reading about public spending on agriculture R&D.

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    Jun
    01
    Call for input: U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef


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    Members of U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (USRSB) developed a Sustainability Framework. Now, the organization has opened a 60-day comment period.

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    Jun
    01
    Deadline for Comment on Global Strategic Directions for Meat Science Extended


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    The Australian Meat Processor Corporation (AMPC) has issued an international invitation to animal and meat scientists to participate in an initiative to identify strategic research streams for the next decade.

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    Jun
    01
    D.C. Update


    House Fails to Pass Farm Bill
    The House of Representatives voted down its version of the Farm Bill on Friday, May 18th.

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    May
    24
    Interpretive Summary: Supplementation of Bacillus subtilis-Based Probiotic Reduces Heat Stress-Related Behaviors and Inflammatory Response in Broiler Chickens.


    May JAS
    The effects of supplementing a Bacillus subtilis-based probiotic in the diet of broiler chickens during heat stress (HS) was examined in a recent article published in the May 2018 Issue of the Journal of Animal Science.

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    May
    24
    New Feature: Article Split View for Journals


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    Article Split View, an enhanced article experience, is now available for all journals on the Oxford Academic platform.

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