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  • The role of ciliate protozoa in the rumen. 

    Newbold, C. Jamie; de la Fuente, Gabriel; Belanche, Alejandro; Ramos-Morales, Eva; McEwan, Neil R. (Frontiers Media https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2015.01313, 2015-11-26)
    NEWBOLD, C.J., DE LA FUENTE, G. BELANCHE, A. RAMOS-MORALES, E. and MCEWAN, N.R. 2015. The role of ciliate protozoa in the rumen. Frontiers in microbiology [online], 6, article 1313. Available from: https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2015.01313
    First described in 1843, Rumen protozoa with their striking appearance were assumed to be important for the welfare of their host. However, despite contributing up to 50% of the bio-mass in the rumen, the role of protozoa ...