ruminant stomach

ruminant stomach

a digastric stomach with four chambers of two divisions. The first division is composed of the RUMEN and reticulum, acting as a fermentation vat for unchewed vegetation. The second division is composed of the OMASUM and ABOMASUM, the latter being a ‘true’ stomach, secreting digestive enzymes.
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Sensory nervous receptors in the ruminant stomach and the reflex control of reticulo-ruminal motility.
Ruminant The ruminant stomach has multiple compartments (see Figure 4-22).
The reticulum is a compartment of the ruminant stomach.
Further analysis, revealed that this lysozyme possessed a few of the adaptive changes necessary for the ruminant stomach lysozyme which always shifts its pH optimum and evolves its AA sequence to increase acid and pepsin resistance.
What part of the ruminant stomach is the site of bacterial fermentation?
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