New edition of reference book about methionine

by 5m Editor
25 January 2019, at 12:28pm

Adisseo has enriched its Methiopedia, the reference guide on methionine forms, used in animal feeds.

The book offers a complete description of the three forms of methionine: L-Methionine, DL-methionine and OH-Methionine with their characteristics and properties. It also compiles trials results on nutritional and technological aspects. Compared to the first edition, this new book is enriched with another five years of research, scientific review and increase knowledge in methionine.

Metabolism, utilisation of methionine forms by animals and also formulation considerations are tackled and enriched in this new release of Methiopedia. You will also find new data on methionine sources comparison: trials comparing L-Methionine, DL-Methionine and OH-Methionine in broilers, trials on ducks, swine, literature review of methionine sources comparison in fish species, etc.

Technology is also at the heart of this new edition: methionine distribution equipment, recommendations on their maintenance, specific results obtained for liquid OH-Methionine like energy savings during pelleting are presented among other subjects.

The book is intended for nutritionists, purchasers, formulators, quality and technical managers within the premix and feed industries, as well as students, who want to enhance their knowledge of methionine and its use. Adisseo customers can get a copy of this book by contacting their local sales representative. More information can be found on feedsolutions website:

The book was presented at EUROTIER at the Adisseo booth.

About Adisseo

Adisseo is one of the world's leading experts in feed additives. The group relies on its 11 research centres and its production sites based in Europe, USA and China to design, produce and market nutritional solutions for sustainable animal feed.

With more than 2,100 employees, it serves around 3,500 customers in over 100 different countries through its global distribution network.

Adisseo is one of the main subsidiaries of China National BlueStar, leader in the Chinese chemical industry with nearly 23,000 employees and a turnover of 6,4 billion euros. Adisseo is listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.

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