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Table 4 Number of cloacal swabs positive forSalmonellaEnteritidis strain 147 in the second trial

From: Effect of in feed administration of different butyrate formulations on Salmonella Enteritidis colonization and cecal microbiota in broilers

  Dietary treatment
Control Fat-protected butyrate Wax
1 dpi 23/39 18/40 13/40
3 dpi 30/39 22/40 21/40
  1. Number of positive swabs on total per dietary treatment are given at 1 and 3 days post-infection (dpi) with 105 CFU Salmonella. Broilers were fed a diet either or not supplemented with a butyrate containing feed additive in a concentration of 3 g/kg of sodium butyrate.