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Selenium: an essential nutrient for animals and humans

Currently nutritionists are paying more attention to the value and bioavailability of trace minerals in humans and animal rations. One of the often-undervalued nutrients is selenium, especially since it is known that many parts of the world suffer from a natural selenium deficiency.


This article can also be found at World Poultry Volume 22 number 5. To view the article online simply click on the link below.


Keywords: Selenium, nutrition, poultry feed, trace minerals



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