Investigating the role of impaired glucose uptake in laminitis

Summary

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Program

Thoroughbred Horses

Research Organisation

Charles Sturt University

Objective Summary

Our aim is to understand the mechanisms that control glucose uptake in the hoof then identify the factors associated with endocrine and metabolic abnormalities that lead to impaired glucose uptake tissue starvation and laminitis.

Project Code

PRJ-000576

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Sunday, August 1, 2004

Project Completion Date

Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

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National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

HOR-Reduce the incidence and impact of diseases and parasites in horses

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Related publications

27.11.07

What Causes Equine Laminitis? The role of impaired glucose uptake