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USES, OTHER

Cosmetic Egg white has long been used as a facial. Egg yolk is used in shampoos and conditioners.

Animal Feed Both shells and interiors of eggs are used.

Experimental Uses Egg white is used as a protein reference in feeding laboratory animals. Egg yolk and egg products are used in laboratories as a medium for the growth of micro-organisms.

Medical and Pharmaceutical Fertile eggs are used to manufacture many vaccines, as a source of purified proteins and as an aid in the preservation of bull semen for artificial insemination.

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