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Table 2 Average daily weight gain (ADG) in grams ± SEM before or after L. intracellularis infection

From: Bacillus pumilus probiotic feed supplementation mitigates Lawsonia intracellularis shedding and lesions

Group Before inoculation
2.5–7 weeks of age
After inoculation
7–9 weeks of age
T01-LAW 435.2 ± 21.3A,a 712.7 ± 32.2A
T02-LAW 408.0 ± 30.0A 665.3 ± 32.9A
T03-LAW 473.5 ± 12.3A 646.3 ± 21.1A
VAC-LAW 413.2 ± 18.4A 623.3 ± 34.0A
NEG-CONTROL 424.3 ± 19.8A 877.8 ± 32.8B
POS-CONTROL 451.5 ± 9.8A 627.2 ± 27.2A
  1. aDifferent superscripts (A,B) indicate a significant different ADG (P < 0.05) among groups during a time period.