11 min

Cristhiam Alfonso: Methionine in Swine Nutrition | Ep. 124 The Swine Nutrition Blackbelt Podcast

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In this episode of The Swine Nutrition Blackbelt Podcast, Cristhiam Jhoseph Muñoz Alfonso, a doctoral student at the University of Guelph, explores the vital role of methionine in swine nutrition. He discusses its protein and non-protein uses, highlighting recent research findings and the implications for swine health and productivity. This episode is a must-listen for professionals eager to stay updated on the latest advancements in swine nutrition. Tune in for valuable insights into optimizing swine diets and improving overall animal health.

"Methionine is crucial as it supports over 300 body reactions and is key in creating vital biomolecules like creatine."

(00:00) Introduction(01:24) Protein and Non-Protein Uses of Methionine(03:05) Methionine's Role in Gene Expression(05:09) Updating Methionine Requirements(06:32) Research Milestones and Next Steps(08:08) Methionine Pathways and Metabolism(09:49) Future Research Directions(10:06) Closing Thoughts
Meet the guest: Cristhiam Jhoseph Muñoz Alfonso is a doctoral student in Animal Nutrition at the University of Guelph. With a background in animal science from the University of Illinois, his research focuses on protein metabolism and methionine's role in swine nutrition.

The Swine Nutrition Blackbelt Podcast is trusted and supported by innovative companies like:

- Kemin
- Jyga
- Phibro
- Novus

𝗟𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗻 𝗼𝗻 𝗔𝗽𝗽𝗹𝗲 𝗣𝗼𝗱𝗰𝗮𝘀𝘁𝘀, 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝘁𝗶𝗳𝘆 𝗼𝗿 𝗮𝗻𝘆 𝗺𝗮𝗷𝗼𝗿 𝗽𝗹𝗮𝘁𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺.

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LinkedIn: Swine Campus
Website: swinenutritionblackbelt.com

In this episode of The Swine Nutrition Blackbelt Podcast, Cristhiam Jhoseph Muñoz Alfonso, a doctoral student at the University of Guelph, explores the vital role of methionine in swine nutrition. He discusses its protein and non-protein uses, highlighting recent research findings and the implications for swine health and productivity. This episode is a must-listen for professionals eager to stay updated on the latest advancements in swine nutrition. Tune in for valuable insights into optimizing swine diets and improving overall animal health.

"Methionine is crucial as it supports over 300 body reactions and is key in creating vital biomolecules like creatine."

(00:00) Introduction(01:24) Protein and Non-Protein Uses of Methionine(03:05) Methionine's Role in Gene Expression(05:09) Updating Methionine Requirements(06:32) Research Milestones and Next Steps(08:08) Methionine Pathways and Metabolism(09:49) Future Research Directions(10:06) Closing Thoughts
Meet the guest: Cristhiam Jhoseph Muñoz Alfonso is a doctoral student in Animal Nutrition at the University of Guelph. With a background in animal science from the University of Illinois, his research focuses on protein metabolism and methionine's role in swine nutrition.

The Swine Nutrition Blackbelt Podcast is trusted and supported by innovative companies like:

- Kemin
- Jyga
- Phibro
- Novus

𝗟𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗻 𝗼𝗻 𝗔𝗽𝗽𝗹𝗲 𝗣𝗼𝗱𝗰𝗮𝘀𝘁𝘀, 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝘁𝗶𝗳𝘆 𝗼𝗿 𝗮𝗻𝘆 𝗺𝗮𝗷𝗼𝗿 𝗽𝗹𝗮𝘁𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺.

Instagram: Swine Campus
LinkedIn: Swine Campus
Website: swinenutritionblackbelt.com

11 min

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