Reduction of Ruminal 3-methylindole Production and the Prevention of Tryptophan-Induced Acute Bovine Pulmonary Edema and Emphysema

Am J Vet Res. 1978 Sep;39(9):1404-6.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Cattle
  • Chlortetracycline / pharmacology
  • Female
  • Indoles / biosynthesis*
  • Molasses
  • Pneumonia, Atypical Interstitial, of Cattle / chemically induced
  • Pneumonia, Atypical Interstitial, of Cattle / metabolism
  • Pneumonia, Atypical Interstitial, of Cattle / prevention & control*
  • Rumen / metabolism*
  • Skatole / biosynthesis*
  • Skatole / blood
  • Tryptophan*

Substances

  • Indoles
  • Tryptophan
  • Skatole
  • Chlortetracycline