Nutritional Articles

Carbohydrate metabolism in exercising horses.

Published: 2004-12-21

Brief content of the article
The aim of the authors was to review the present understanding of carbohydrate metabolism in the exercising horse, its implications on nutrition and athletic performance, and to contrast it with that in other species. Keywords: exercise; glycogen; glucose; starch; muscle.

Reference
Jose-Cunilleras, E., Hinchcliff, K., 2004. Carbohydrate metabolism in exercising horses. Equine and Comparative Exercise Physiology 1: 23-32.

Website and publisher
http://www.cabi-publishing.org/Journals.asp?subjectArea=&PID=64