Monthly pathology: November 2021

General analysis Low temperature and high humidity levels start to settle in the Northern hemisphere. The latter promote the growth of fungi in the crops, raw materials, and stored feeds, which makes the monitorization of contamination levels and the implementation … Read More

Main migratory routes of birds.


Main migratory routes of birds. They travel from North to South in October and can act as vectors of diseases between different geographic regions.

Use of fat in pig production - Use of fat in pig feed

Use of fat in pig production

Fat in pig diets is used as an energy source, besides, it serves as a vehicle for fat-soluble proteins and adds flavor to the meat. In fact, lipids present in muscle tissue in a proportion no greater than 3-5% provide juiciness, tenderness, and good taste, as well as palatability and texture, essential properties of some meat products.

mycotoxin analysis Peru

Global Vet’s Lab registered in Peru

In October 2021, Global Vet’s Lab obtained its registered trademark in Peru which ensures its exclusivity and quality of service. This technical support service, developed by Biovet S.A., aims to offer personalized advice to each customer and region, covering as … Read More

Use of phenylalanine in animal feed

Use of phenylalanine in animal feed

Phenylalanine is an essential amino acid that is necessary for the synthesis of several compounds such as proteins, catecholamines (hormones such as adrenaline) and melanin. It is also a precursor of another amino acid, tyrosin, and an energy source…