Full title: Animal health and production for the 21st century / K.J. Beh, editor.
Author/creator: Beh, Kenneth John, 1943-, CSIRO.
Call Numbers: NQ636.08/3
Record Identifier: 74VK2LVpzJpb
Contents: ix, 173 p. : ill. ; 27 cm., Valedictory speech for Dr A. K. Lascelles / K. Baxter - Transgenics / M.R. Brandon - Progress towards the introduction of new metabolic pathways to sheep / K.A. Ward ... [et al.] - Genetic manipulation in livestock improvement / J.P. Simons ... [et al.] - Embryo manipulation / K.C. Reed - Pre-determination of progeny sex in livestock: embryo sexing by rapid biopsy and suplex PCR / K.C. Reed - Embryonic stem cells in animal breeding / M.J. Sleigh and G.N. Hannan - Practical aspects of sheep embryo transfer / E.R.J. Heyward - Nuclear transplantation in cow embryos / S.M. Willadsen - Mapping complex genomes / K.J. Beh - MHC as a candidate gene for resistance to trichostrongylus infection in sheep / D.J. Hulme ... [et al.] - Recent developments in human gene mapping / A.S. Weiss - Vaccine technology / D.L. Watson - Immunology of parasitism and the molecular vaccine objective / G.F. Mitchell - The development of vaccines to protect mucosal surfaces / A.J. Husband, M.L. Dunkley and V.L. Clifton - Sites of antigenic stimulation: role of cytokines and chemotactic agonists in acute inflammation / I.G. Colditz - Manipulation of immunophysiology for animal health and production / P. McCullagh - Mechanisms and molecules which regulat lymphocyte migration / J.B. Hay [et al.] - Novel immune approaches to the manipulation of growth / R. Aston ... [et al.] - Inhibin: a novel fecundity vaccine / R.G. Forage ... [et al.] - Hormone receptors and their role in growth / M.J. Waters ... [et al.] - Intensive livestock production / K.J. Fahey - Factors affecting livestock production in the 21st century / P.M. Biggs - Poultry health and production / P.G. Butterfield - Intensive pig production / M.R. Taverner - Lotfeeding in the 21st century: prospects for Australia: problems and possible solutions / P.J. Moore.. Budd - El N.
Publishers: East Melbourne : CSIRO Australia, 1993.
Proceedings of a two day conference held at the University of Sydney in November 1989.
Includes bibliographies and index.
MMS ID: 991018042949702626