Study Detail

TitleSpirito monensin cow hindgut
Study TypeOther
Abstract This study aims to investigate the effect of monensin (Rumensin, Elanco-Eli Lilly Co.) on the microbial community structure of the cow hindgut. Monensin is an ionophore antibiotic administered to cattle and dairy cows to increase their feed efficiency by altering rumen fermentation. Monensin acts by .. [more]
Center NameUniversity of California San Diego Microbiome Initiative