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Table 2 Effect of the experimental diets on precaecal nutrient digestibility, InsP6 disappearance1, and foot ash2

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

 P digestibilityCa digestibilityCP digestibilityCrop InsP6 disappearanceIleum InsP6 disappearanceFoot ashFoot ash
%%%%%mg% of DM
P/Ca-Phy-Coc-47.164.077.6de-1.747.7568e9.4f
P/Ca-Phy-Coc+48.061.177.5de4.548.6639d9.9e
P/Ca-Phy+Coc-76.162.876.2e71.488.01079c13.3d
P/Ca-Phy+Coc+76.460.181.6abc80.586.61074c13.1d
P/Ca+Phy-Coc-45.739.979.7bcd-0.711.61146b14.4b
P/Ca+Phy-Coc+46.544.682.1ab2.812.61077c13.9c
P/Ca+Phy+Coc-63.039.379.5cd63.977.31277a14.9a
P/Ca+Phy+Coc+64.839.582.4a70.976.21281a14.8a
P/Ca-Phy-Coc±347.363.176.5-0.150.36069.5
pooled SEM1.921.541.285.512.7722.20.12
 P-values
P/Ca<0.001<0.001<0.0010.286<0.001<0.001<0.001
Phytase<0.0010.0790.277<0.001<0.001<0.001<0.001
Coccidostat0.4890.854<0.0010.1260.9270.9770.257
P/Ca×Phy<0.0010.4370.2820.327<0.001<0.001<0.001
P/Ca×Coc0.7930.0240.9680.7700.9700.0130.024
Phy×Coc0.9370.3540.0220.6960.5650.9400.525
P/Ca×Phy×Coc0.7570.2950.0500.9640.9820.0050.002
  1. 1n=7 pens
  2. 2n=70 birds
  3. 3Additional treatment, was not part of the three-factorial analysis
  4. a–eMeans within a column not showing a common superscript differ (P ≤ 0.05)