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Use of Yeast Probiotics in Ruminants: Effects and Mechanisms of Action on Rumen pH, Fibre Degradation, and Microbiota According to the Diet

By Frédérique Chaucheyras-Durand, Eric Chevaux, Cécile Martin and Evelyne Forano

Submitted: February 7th 2012Reviewed: May 25th 2012Published: October 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/50192

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