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Amino acid requirement for maintenance in the adult rooster. 3. The requirements for leucine, isoleucine, valine and threonine, with reference also to the utilization of the D-isomers of valine, threonine and isoleucine

Leveille, G.A.; Fisher, H.

J. Nutrition. 70: 135-140

1960


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For part 2 see Abst. 5055, Vol. 30. 3. The method was that used before. The maintenance requirements, in mg. per kg. bodyweight per day, for adult cockerels were L-leucine 124, L-isoleucine 72, L-threonine 74 and L- or DL-valine 61. Corresponding minimum levels for maintenance of N equilibrium were 54, 49, 55 and 55 mg. per kg. per day.

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