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Digestibility enhancer can offset cholesterol content in shrimp feed

Peter Coutteau, Ph.D. Sam Ceulemans Alexander van Halteren

Ingredient bottleneck a potential roadblock for shrimp farmers Lipid digestion in shrimp is largely an intracellular process in the hepatopancreas Cholesterol is an essential nutrient for penaeid shrimp. It is a key constituent of cell membranes and a precursor for steroid and molting hormones. Fluctuations in the availability and price of the main sources of…

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  • Peter Coutteau, Ph.D.

    Peter Coutteau, Ph.D.

    Nutriad International NV
    Schietstandlaan 2
    2300 Turnhout, Belgium

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  • Sam Ceulemans

    Sam Ceulemans

    Nutriad International NV
    Schietstandlaan 2
    2300 Turnhout, Belgium

  • Alexander van Halteren

    Alexander van Halteren

    Nutriad International NV
    Schietstandlaan 2
    2300 Turnhout, Belgium