Researcher interests: Nutritional physiology of poultry. Cellular and molecular processes during the development of the small intestine. Aspects of feed manipulations in order to control body weight or to improve meat quality.
DEPARTMENT: Animal Sciences
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Selected Publications

naama reicher, Masha Niv, shira cheledshoval, uni, Zehava Uni
detecting thresholds for bitter umami and sweet tastants in broiler chicken using a 2 choice test method (2017)| Poultry Science| Read more
cahaner, Ron Shahar, uni, Zehava Uni, yair
maternal and genetic effects on broiler bone properties during incubation period (2017)| Poultry Science| Read more
antonella pizio, ayelet korb, maik behrens, Masha Niv, shira cheledshoval, uni, Zehava Uni, wolfgang meyerhof
from cell to beak in vitro and in vivo characterization of chicken bitter taste thresholds (2017)| Molecules| Read more
finger, ifrah, perelman, uni, Zehava Uni
the role of the bursa of fabricius in the immune response to vaccinal antigens and the development of immune tolerance in chicks gallus domesticus vaccinated at a very young age (2017)| Poultry Science| Read more
in ovo feeding with minerals and vitamin d3 improves bone properties in hatchlings and mature broilers (2015)| Poultry Science| Read more
druyan, shira cheledshoval, uni, Zehava Uni
bitter sweet and umami taste receptors and downstream signaling effectors expression in embryonic and growing chicken gastrointestinal tract (2015)| Poultry Science| Read more
einat amitromach, Itzhak Aizenberg, Michael Friedman, Ram Reifen, uni, Zehava Uni, zippi berkovich
a new mode of probiotic therapy specific targeting (2015)| Journal of Functional Foods| Read more
maik behrens, Masha Niv, shira cheledshoval, uni, Zehava Uni, wolfgang meyerhof
perinatal administration of a bitter tastant influences gene expression in chicken palate and duodenum (2014)| Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry| Read more
Arnon Dag, dorit avni, harmen hendriksma, Sharoni Shafir, uni, Zehava Uni
nutritional aspects of honey bee collected pollen and constraints on colony development in the eastern mediterranean (2014)| Journal of Insect Physiology| Read more
hakim, justus rutaisire, kato, kedar, levavisivan, matovu, nyatia, uni, Zehava Uni
developmental changes in intestinal brush border enzyme activity in wild juvenile nile perch lates niloticus linnaeus 1758 (2014)| International Journal of Fisheries and Aquaculture| Read more

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