Role of Nutrition in Geriatric and EMS Horses

Dr. Amanda Adams shares information about how nutrition can impact the immune responses of geriatric horses.
Share
Favorite
Please login

No account yet? Register

ADVERTISEMENT

Dr. Amanda Adams shares information about how nutrition can impact the immune responses of geriatric horses.

Share

Written by:

Amanda A. Adams, PhD, is an assistant professor at the University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Center. She’s authored 25 peer-reviewed scientific publications and presented her research at more than 40 national and international scientific meetings. Her research interests include the geriatric horse’s immune system; adiposity’s effects on horses’ inflammatory responses, particularly in EMS horses; and the mechanisms responsible for and pathways involved in EMS to identify potential treatments that target both the inflammatory and metabolic component of the disease.

Related Articles

Stay on top of the most recent Horse Health news with

FREE weekly newsletters from TheHorse.com

Sponsored Content

Weekly Poll

sponsored by:

Which is your favorite Olympic equestrian event?
113 votes · 113 answers

Readers’ Most Popular

Sign In

Don’t have an account? Register for a FREE account here.

Need to update your account?

You need to be logged in to fill out this form

Create a free account with TheHorse.com!