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monensin

(mō-nĕn′sĭn)
n.
A broad-spectrum antibiotic, C36H62O11, obtained from the actinomycete Streptomyces cinnamonensis and used chiefly as an additive to beef cattle feed.
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Monensin modifies the transport of ions across bacterial cell walls and inhibits gram-positive bacteria growth because of differences in bacterial cell wall structure (Duffield, Rabiee, & Lean, 2008).
Forty years of monensin for the control of coccidiosis in poultry.
Pre-partum monensin for the reduction of energy associated disease in postpartum cows.
(1) Concentrate composition: DM, 90.22%; CP, 42.23%; NDF, 24.61%; ADF, 12.28%; inorganic matter, 16.31%; fat, 2.95; TDN, 69.70; phosphorus, 1.11%; calcium, 2.77%; monensin, 75 mg/kg; and virginiamycin, 75 mg/kg.
Bashi, "Comparison of the anticoccidial effect of granulated extract of Artemisia sieberi with monensin in experimental coccidiosis in broiler chickens," Experimental Parasitology emphasizes, vol.
Then, monensin (1.7 [micro]g/ml, Sigma-Aldrich) was added to inhibit cytokine secretion.
For intracellular cytokine assay, peripheral CD4, CD8, and DP T cells from primate whole blood were sorted and then stimulated with 50 ng/ mL phorbol 12-myristate 13-acetate (PMA) and 1.5 [micro]M ionomycin (Sigma-Aldrich, St Louis, MO, USA) and treated with 6.7 [micro]g/mL monensin (Sigma-Aldrich, St Louis, MO, USA) for 6 hours at 37[degrees]C in a C[O.sub.2] incubator.
Efficacy of Monensin for the Prevention of Subclinical Ketosis in Lactating Dairy Cows.
Effects of addition of essential oils and monensin premix on digestion, ruminal fermentation, milk production, and milk composition in dairy cows.
Monensin (20 [micro]L, 10 [micro]g/mL) was used to inhibit the secretion of newly produced cytokines in Golgi body of lymphocytes.
Organic acids as a substitute for monensin in diets for beefcattle.