Zinc proteinate

Zinc proteinate is the final product resulting from the chelation of zinc with amino acids and/or partially hydrolyzed proteins. It is used as a nutritional animal feed supplement formulated to prevent and/or correct zinc deficiency in animals. Zinc proteinate can be used in place of zinc sulfate and zinc methionine.

ources

* [http://www.jhbiotech.com/animal_products/proteinates.htm J.H. Biotech]
* [http://www.aafco.org/ Association of American Feed Control Officials]
* [http://www.animalrangeextension.montana.edu/articles/beef/nutrition/lifecyclestress.htm Life Cycle Trace Mineral Needs for Reducing Stress in Beef Production, Montana State University]

References


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Chelates in animal nutrition — Zinc sample Poultry and his nutrition …   Wikipedia

  • Soy protein — is generally regarded as the storage protein held in discrete particles called protein bodies which are estimated to contain at least 60–70% of the total soybean protein. Upon germination of the soybean, the protein will be digested and the… …   Wikipedia

  • PHOSPHOCALCIQUE (MÉTABOLISME) — Le calcium et le phosphore constituent l’essentiel de la charge minérale du squelette. Cette fonction semble fondamentale chez un Vertébré supérieur. Pourtant ces deux ions exercent, séparément, au niveau de la cellule et de sa membrane, des… …   Encyclopédie Universelle


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.