#78 - Breaking Down the Role of Manganese in Swine Performance, by Hilario CordobaAug 10, 2023
Manganese (Mn), a vital trace mineral, supports metabolism and bone structure, functions as a component of several enzymes, and is involved in carbohydrate, lipid, and protein metabolism. In this episode, my conversation with Hilario Cordoba unveils his research on the effects of manganese in growth performance and carcass characteristics. Delving into Cordoba's enlightening discussion, we glimpse the challenges in defining optimal manganese use in swine nutrition.
Meet the guest
Hilario Cordoba, DVM
○ Current: Ph.D. student at Kansas State University
○ Past: Technical Sales Service at Teknal S.A.
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