May 13, 2018

Triennial Growth Symposium at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting

Have you made plans to attend this year’s Triennial Growth Symposium, during the  2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show? This year’s focus will be on The Nutrition of Muscle Growth.

This year’s topics and presenters include:

- Dr. Carolyn Fitzsimmons, University of Alberta – Signatures of pre-natal nutrition in cattle:    adaptations in DNA methylation, gene expression, and post-natal growth
- Dr. Kara Thornton-Kurth, Utah State University – Impacts of nutrition and other     environmental factors on the differentiation and proliferation of satellite cells
- Dr. Rodrigo Manjarin, California Polytechnic State University – Effect of long-term leucine    supplementation on muscle protein synthesis in a pig model of neonatal growth
- Dr. Eric England, The Ohio State University – Factors affecting the transformation of            muscle to meat
- Dr. Elisabeth Lonergan, Iowa State University – The intricate relationship between animal    nutrition, muscle growth and fresh meat quality: How does it all fit together?
- Dr. Samer El-Kadi, VirginiaTech – Promoting growth with nutrition: Potentials and                  limitations
Don’t miss this exciting symposia and all of the additional symposia at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show. Register today!

Meeting Details:

Early Registration DeadlineMay 25, 2018

Housing DeadlineJune 18, 2018

ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting DatesJuly 8-12, 2018

World Conference on Animal Production (WCAP) DatesJuly 5-8, 2018