Mozart Fonseca

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Assistant Professor

Department of Agriculture, Nutrition and Veterinary Sciences
University of Nevada/Mail Stop 202
1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno,  Nevada   89557

Office: (775) 784-6649
Fax: 784-1375

Building: Sarah Fleischmann,  Office 214

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B.S. Federal University of Vicosa, Brazil, 2008
M.S. Federal University of Vicosa, Brazil, 2009
Ph.D. Texas A&M University, 2013


Tedeschi, L. O., Almeida, A. K., Atzori, A. S., Muir, J. P., Fonseca, M. A., Cannas, A. 2017, A glimpse of the future in animal nutrition science.1. Past and future challenges., Rev. Bras. Zootec, 46(5), 438-451.
Fonseca, M. A., Tedeschi, L. O., Valadares Filho, S. C., De Paula, N. F., Villadiego, F. A. C., Silva Junior, J. M., Abreu, D. C., Chizzotti, M. L. 2017, Assessment of body fat composition in crossbred Nellore x Angus using biometric measurements., J. Anim. Sci., 95(12), 5584–5596.
Fonseca, M. A. 2016, Economic and environmental implications of wheat- crop sequences on organic dairy- farm simulations., Crop and Pasture Science, 67, 1127-1138
Fonseca, M. A. 2016, Evaluation of equations to estimate body composition in beef cattle using live, linear and standing-rib cut measurements., Animal Production Science, 57, 378-390
Fonseca, M. A., Valadares Filho, S. C., Tedeschi, L. O., Chizzotti, M. L., Machado, M. G., Abreu, D. C 2015, Evaluation of predictive equations developed to assess body composition of F1 Nellore x Angus bulls and steers., Anim. Prod. Sci., v.55: 978-987
Fonseca, M. A., Valadares Filho, S. C., Henriques, L. T. , Paulino, P. V. R. , Detmann, E. , Fonseca, E. A., Benedeti, P. D. B., Silva, L. D. 2012, Nutritional requirements of nursing Nellore calves., Brazilian J. Animal Sci. 41: 1212-1221.
Fonseca, M. A., Valadares Filho, S. C., Henrique, L. T. , Paulino, P. V. R. , Detmann, E. , Benedeti, P. D. B. , Silva, L. D., Amaral, P. M. 2012, Nutritional requirements of primiparous Nellore lactating cows., Brazilian J. Animal Sci. 41:1222-1230.