BIOLOGICAL VALUE (of a protein)

A measure of protein quality. The percentage of protein in a feed which is not lost in the urine or the feces of the animal. Biological value is a reflection of the balance of amino acids available to the animal after digestion and absorption.




Keywords:BIOLOGICAL VALUE (of a protein)   Doc ID:56081
Owner:Antonio A.Group:DS 414 Ruminant Nutrition
Created:2015-09-10 11:28 CSTUpdated:2020-08-30 14:31 CST
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