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Table 1 Effect of the experimental diets on performance traits of broilers1

From: Impact of coccidiostat and phytase supplementation on gut microbiota composition and phytate degradation in broiler chickens

 Phase 1 (d1-10, n=14 pens)Phase 2 (d10-24/25)Phase 1+2 (d1-24/25)d24/25
ADGADFIG:FADGADFIG:FADGADFIG:FBW
g/dg/dg/gg/dg/dg/gg/dg/dg/gg
P/Ca-Phy-Coc--*--35e500.7128f370.76703d
P/Ca-Phy-Coc+---40d560.7232e410.77785d
P/Ca-Phy+Coc----56bc720.7842bc510.821018bc
P/Ca-Phy+Coc+---58b740.7843b530.821049b
P/Ca+Phy-Coc-17170.9953c680.7839d480.81965c
P/Ca+Phy-Coc+18181.0154c700.7740cd500.80979c
P/Ca+Phy+Coc-18181.0258b730.7943b520.821046b
P/Ca+Phy+Coc+19191.0364a800.8047a570.831143a
P/Ca-Phy-Coc±2---37520.7130390.77752
pooled SEM0.30.30.0051.31.70.0061.01.20.00526.1
 P-values 
P/Ca-*--<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001
Phytase<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001
Coccidostat0.0010.006<0.0010.001<0.0010.6620.001<0.0010.9620.001
P/Ca×Phy---<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001
P/Ca×Coc---0.9320.7480.2370.9100.6920.1840.962
Phy×Coc0.8490.7490.4410.5360.7250.8030.5880.7380.8250.600
P/Ca×Phy×Coc---0.0300.0830.0690.0450.0990.1080.033
  1. 1ADG average daily gain, ADFI average daily feed intake, G:F feed consumption, BW bodyweight; n = 7 pens unless otherwise stated
  2. 2Additional treatment, was not part of the three-factorial analysis
  3. *Only P/Ca+ treatments in phase 1
  4. a–fMeans within a column not showing a common superscript differ (P ≤ 0.05)