Daily Archives: June 8, 2020

A win-win strategy for China’s ruminant consumption and global environment

Ruminant production is one of the major contributors to global environmental degradation. In the livestock sector, beef, mutton and milk production contributes 80% of total greenhouse gas (GHG) and 75% of ammonia (NH3) emissions. Rising demand for

Normal and abnormal mucus – what do the mucins in colorectal cancer tell us?

Free compartments of all of the secretory epithelia are covered by mucus, working as a physical barrier, as well as first line of defence from harmful factors, such as bacteria, viruses and toxins. It is a “trap”