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Whole-body protein turnover reveals the cost of detoxification of secondary metabolites in a vertebrate browser

Au, Jessie; Ford (previously Marsh), Karen; Wallis, Ian; Foley, William

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The detoxification limitation hypothesis predicts that the metabolism and biotransformation of plant secondary metabolites (PSMs) elicit a cost to herbivores. There have been many attempts to estimate these costs to mammalian herbivores in terms of energy

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Date published: 2013
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/74878
Source: Journal of Comparative Physiology B: Biochemical, Systemic, and Environmental Physiology
DOI: 10.1007/s00360-013-0754-3

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