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Article published the August 24, 2020:

Modulation of Chicken Cecal Microbiota by a Phytogenic Feed Additive, Stodi®: A Metagenomic Analysis

INTRODUCTION The ceca of the modern poultry bird have important implications on gut health and zootechnical performance.[1] It is estimated that cecal microbial density reaches nearly 1011–1012 cells/g.[...
Author/s :
Brindhalakshmi BalasubramanianDr Selvam RamasamyPrashanth D' SOuzasaravana kumar
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Article published the September 3, 2019:

Recent Progress in Understanding Host Mucosal Response to Avian Coccidiosis and Development of Alternative Strategies to Mitigate the Use of Antibiotics in Poultry Production

INTRODUCTION Coccidiosis is a ubiquitous intestinal protozoan infection of poultry seriously impairing the growth and feed utilization of infected animals (Lillehoj et al., 2007; Lillehoj and Lillehoj, 2000). ...
Author/s :
Hyun Lillehoj
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Article published the January 18, 2018:

Utilization of rye as energy source affects bacterial translocation, intestinal viscosity, microbiota composition, and bone mineralization in broiler chickens

INTRODUCTION The intestinal epithelium constitutes the largest and most important barrier against external environmental agents and has two critical functions: to prevent the entry of harmful intraluminal mic...
Author/s :
Amanda WolfendenBilly HargisGuillermo TellezJuan LatorreLisa BielkeMichael H. KogutWalter BottjeXochitl Hernandez
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Article published the July 27, 2017:

Transcriptome Analysis Reveals Regulation of Gene Expression for Lipid Catabolism in Young Broilers by Butyrate Glycerides

Background & Aims Butyrate has been shown to potently regulate energy expenditure and lipid metabolism in animals, yet the underlying mechanisms remain to be fully understood. The aim of this study was to ...
Author/s :
Steve Leeson
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Article published the October 7, 2016:

Effects of dietary plant-derived phytonutrients on the genome-wide profiles and coccidiosis resistance in the broiler chickens

Background In view of rising concerns on the extensive use of antibiotics in animal production, there is an increasing interest for developing alternative disease control strategy to enhance animal health ...
Author/s :
David BravoHyun Lillehoj
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Article published the April 17, 2015:

Practical Applications of Nutrigenomics in Poultry Nutrition

I. INTRODUCTION Nutrigenomics is the study of how nutrients, forms of nutrients, and nutritional strategies impact the genome. The use of DNA microarray technology allows us to begin to understand how nutriti...
Author/s :
Kristen Brennan
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Article published the December 20, 2012:

Nutrition and Gene Expression, Production Potential and Animal Health

Nutrigenomics 101: An Introduction Microarray technologies have spurred the development of the field of nutrigenomics. Using microarrays to evaluate the activity of thousands of genes simultaneously, offering...
Author/s :
Kristen Brennan
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