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Effects of Montmorillonite Nanocomposite on Mercury Residues in Growing/Finishing Pigs
- Lin, Xianglin (Feed Science Institute, Zhejiang University) ;
- Xu, Zirong (Feed Science Institute, Zhejiang University) ;
- Zou, Xiaoting (Feed Science Institute, Zhejiang University) ;
- Wang, Feng (Feed Science Institute, Zhejiang University) ;
- Yan, Xianghua (Feed Science Institute, Zhejiang University) ;
- Jiang, Junfang (Feed Science Institute, Zhejiang University)
- Received : 2003.11.27
- Accepted : 2004.05.15
- Published : 2004.10.01
The study was conducted to evaluate the effects of montmorillonite anocomposite (MNC) on mercury residues in growing/finishing pigs. A total of 96 cross bred pigs (
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