Antipatis, C., Rooke, J. A., Ewen, M. and Ashworth, C. J.
2001. Both moderate vitamin A deficiency during pregnancy and birthweight affect piglet immunity. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society (abstr. ) In press.
Arendonk, J. A. M.van, Rosmeulen, C.van, Janss, L. L. G. and Knol, E. F.
1996. Estimation of direct and maternal genetic (co)variances for survival within litters of piglets. Livestock Production Science
Azain, M. J.
1993. Effects of adding medium-chain triglycerides to sow diets during late gestation and early lactation on litter performance. Journal of Animal Science
Bauer, R., Walter, B., Ihring, W., Kluge, H., Lampe, V. and Zwiener, U.
2000. Altered renal function in growth-restricted newborn piglets. Pediatric Nephrology
Bland, I. M., Rooke, J. A., Sinclair, A. G., Bland, V. C. and Edwards, S. A.
2001. Effects of supplementing the maternal diet with vitamins and vaccinating the sow on immunoglobulin G concentrations in piglet tissues. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society (abstr. ) 60: 72A.
Carlson, S.E., Cooke, R. J., Werkman, S. H. and Tolley, E. A.
1992. First year growth of preterm infants fed standard compared to marine oil n-3 supplemented formula. Lipids
Carlson, S.E., Werkman, S.H., Peeples, J. M., Cooke, R. J. and Tolley, E. A.
1993. Arachidonic acid status correlates with first year growth in preterm infants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Cieslak, D. G., Leibbrandt, V. D. and Benevenga, N. J.
1983. Effects of a high fat supplement in late gestation and lactation on piglet survival and performance. Journal of Animal Science
Clandinin, M. T., Chappell, J. E., Leong, S., Heim, T., Swyer, P. R. and Chance, G. W.
1980. Intrauterine fatty acid accretion rates in human brain: implications for fatty acid requirements. Early Human Development
Daza, A., Evangelista, J. N. B. and Gutierrez-Barquin, M. G. 1999. The effect of maternal and litter factors on piglet mortality rate. Annales de Zootechnie
Edwards, S. A. and Pike, I.
1997. Effects of fishmeal on sow reproductive performance. Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science 1997, p. 95.
English, P. R. and Smith, W. J.
1975. Some causes of death in neonatal piglets. Veterinary Annual
Fahmy, M. H., Holtmann, W. B., MacIntyre, T. M. and Moxley, J. E.
1978. Evaluation of piglet mortality in 28 two-breed crosses among eight breeds of pig. Animal Production
Genstat 5 Committee. 1993. GENSTAT 5 reference manual.
Clarendon Press, Oxford.
Hughes, P. E.
1992. Postnatal care in pigs. In Neonatal survival and growth (ed. Varley, M.A., Williams, P.E.V. and Lawrence, T.L.J.) British Society of Animal Production occasional publication no. 15, pp. 149–161.
Lende, T. van der and Jager, D. de. 1991. Death risk and preweaning growth rate of piglets in relation to the within-litter weight distribution at birth. Livestock Production Science
Meat and Livestock Commission. 1999. Pig yearbook 1999.
Meat and Livestock Commission, Milton Keynes, UK.
Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. 1992. Analysis of agricultural materials, second edition. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, London.
Ministry of Agriculture Fisheries and Food. 1993. Prediction of the energy value of compound feedingstuffs for farm animals. MAFF Publications, London.
Olsen, S. F., Dalby Sørensen, J., Secher, N. J., Hedegaard, M., Brink Hendriksen, T., Hansen, H. S. and Grant, A.
1992. Randomised controlled trial of effect of fish-oil supplementation on pregnancy duration. Lancet
Passingham, R. E.
1985. Rates of brain development in mammals including man. Brain, Behaviour and Evolution
Pettigrew, J. E.
1981. Supplemental dietary fat for peripartal sows. Journal of Animal Science
Pluske, J. R., Williams, I. H. and Aherne, F. X.
1995. Nutrition of the neonatal piglet. In The neonatal pig development and survival (ed. Varley, M. A.), pp. 187–238. CAB International, Wallingford.
Reddy, S., Sanders, T. A. B. and Obeid, O.
1994. The influence of maternal vegeterian diet on essential fatty acid status of the newborn. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Roehe, R. and Kalm, E.
2000. Estimation of genetic and environmental risk factors assoicated with pre-weaning mortality in piglets using generalized linear mixed models. Animal Science
Rooke, J. A., Bland, I. M. and Edwards, S. A.
1998. Effect of feeding tuna oil or soyabean oil as supplements to sows in late pregnancy on piglet tissue composition and viability. British Journal of Nutrition
Rooke, J. A., Shanks, M. and Edwards, S. A.
2000. Effect of offering maize, linseed or tuna oils throughout pregnancy and lactation on sow and piglet tissue composition and piglet performance. Animal Science
Rooke, J. A., Sinclair, A. G. and Edwards, S. A.
2001a. Feeding tuna oil to the sow at different times during pregnancy has different effects on piglet long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid composition at birth and subsequent growth. British Journal of Nutrition
Rooke, J. A., Sinclair, A. G. and Ewen, M.
2001b. Changes in piglet tissue composition at birth in response to increasing maternal intake of long chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids are non-linear. British Journal of Nutrition In press.
Royston, J. P., Flecknell, P. A. and Wootton, R.
1982. New evidence that the intra-uterine growth-retarded piglet is a member of a discrete subpopulation. Biology of the Neonate
1991. Estimation in generalized linear models with random effects. Biometrika
Sweasey, D., Patterson, D. S. P. and Glancy, E. M.
1976. Biphasic myelination and the fatty acid composition of cerebrosides and cholesterol esters in the developing central nervous system of the domestic pig. Journal of Neurochemistry
Uauy, R., Mena, P. and Rojas, C.
2000. Essential fatty acids in early life: structural and functional role. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society
Varley, M. A.
1995. Introduction. In The neonatal pig development and survival (ed. Varley, M. A.), pp. 1–16. CAB International, Wallingford.
Wank, V., Bauer, R., Walter, B., Kluge, H., Fischer, M. S., Blickhan, R. and Zwiener, U.
2000. Accelerated contractile function and improved fatigue resistance of calf muscles in newborn piglets with IUGR.
American Journal of Physiology
Werkman, S. H. and Carlson, S.E. 1996. A randomised trial of visual attention of preterm infants fed docosahexaenoic acid until nine months. Lipids
Xu, R. J., Mellor, D. J., Birtles, M. J., Reynolds, G. W. and Simpson, H. V.
1994. Impact of intrauterine growth retardation on the gastrointestinal tract and the pancreas in newborn pigs. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition