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Chapter 2

Presence and Metabolism of Endogenous Steroid Hormones in Meat-producing Animals

The Oxford English Dictionary defines hormones as “any of numerous organic compounds that are secreted into the body fluids of an animal, particularly the bloodstream, by a specific group of cells and regulate some specific physiological activity of other cells; also, any synthetic compound having s...
Print publication date: 26 Nov 2009
Copyright year: 2009
Print ISBN: 978-0-85404-198-5
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84973-072-3
From the book series:
RSC Food Analysis Monographs