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Chemical analysis of cell wall and energy digestibility in growing pigs

I Vervaeke, H Graham, Noël Dierick UGent, Daniël Demeyer and Jaak Decuypere (1991) ANIMAL FEED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY. 32(1-3). p.55-61
abstract
Ileal and faecal fibre digestibility was studied in pigs, with six diets containing increasing levels (1.5-9%) of beet pulp, alfalfa and wheat bran. The apparent digestibility of fibre was assessed from the crude fibre (CF), the neutral and acid detergent fibre (NDF, ADF) and the non-starch polysaccharides (NSP). The analytical methods employed gave clearly different figures for fibre content in the diets and their respective ileal and faecal residues. Crude fibre, NDF and ADF underestimated fibre degradation in the hindgut by more than 100% when compared with NSP values. Xylose and glucose polymers were the most resistant to digestion. At the ileal level, the NDF overestimated fibre digestibility. Solubilization, particularly of uronic acid residues, anterior to the caecum was apparent. Solubilized NSP glucose, on the other hand, was substantially degraded in the small intestine.
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FIBER DIGESTION, DIETARY FIBER
journal title
ANIMAL FEED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Anim. Feed Sci. Technol.
volume
32
issue
1-3
pages
55 - 61
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Article; Proceedings Paper
ISSN
0377-8401
DOI
10.1016/0377-8401(91)90009-H
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English
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228694
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http://hdl.handle.net/1854/LU-228694
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  abstract     = {Ileal and faecal fibre digestibility was studied in pigs, with six diets containing increasing levels (1.5-9\%) of beet pulp, alfalfa and wheat bran. The apparent digestibility of fibre was assessed from the crude fibre (CF), the neutral and acid detergent fibre (NDF, ADF) and the non-starch polysaccharides (NSP). 
The analytical methods employed gave clearly different figures for fibre content in the diets and their respective ileal and faecal residues. Crude fibre, NDF and ADF underestimated fibre degradation in the hindgut by more than 100\% when compared with NSP values. Xylose and glucose polymers were the most resistant to digestion. 
At the ileal level, the NDF overestimated fibre digestibility. Solubilization, particularly of uronic acid residues, anterior to the caecum was apparent. Solubilized NSP glucose, on the other hand, was substantially degraded in the small intestine.},
  author       = {Vervaeke, I and Graham, H and Dierick, No{\"e}l and Demeyer, Dani{\"e}l and Decuypere, Jaak},
  issn         = {0377-8401},
  journal      = {ANIMAL FEED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY},
  keyword      = {FIBER DIGESTION,DIETARY FIBER},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {1-3},
  pages        = {55--61},
  title        = {Chemical analysis of cell wall and energy digestibility in growing pigs},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0377-8401(91)90009-H},
  volume       = {32},
  year         = {1991},
}

Chicago
Vervaeke, I, H Graham, Noël Dierick, Daniël Demeyer, and Jaak Decuypere. 1991. “Chemical Analysis of Cell Wall and Energy Digestibility in Growing Pigs.” Animal Feed Science and Technology 32 (1-3): 55–61.
APA
Vervaeke, I., Graham, H., Dierick, N., Demeyer, D., & Decuypere, J. (1991). Chemical analysis of cell wall and energy digestibility in growing pigs. ANIMAL FEED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 32(1-3), 55–61.
Vancouver
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Vervaeke I, Graham H, Dierick N, Demeyer D, Decuypere J. Chemical analysis of cell wall and energy digestibility in growing pigs. ANIMAL FEED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY. 1991;32(1-3):55–61.
MLA
Vervaeke, I, H Graham, Noël Dierick, et al. “Chemical Analysis of Cell Wall and Energy Digestibility in Growing Pigs.” ANIMAL FEED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 32.1-3 (1991): 55–61. Print.