North Carolina State University
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Dr. Jerry W. Spears

Research: 70% Teaching: 30%
Phone: 919-515-4008
Fax: 919-515-4463

Research Interests: Mineral metabolism in ruminants and swine; role of minerals and other nutrients on immune response and disease resistance; bioavailability of trace minerals.

Teaching Interests: ANS 775 - Mineral Metabolism, NTR 708 - Energy Metabolism.

Commodity Interests: Beef, Dairy, Swine