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- Oh, Sungtaek; Gadde, Ujvala Deepthi; Bravo, David; Lillehoj, Erik P; Lillehoj, Hyun S
- Current developments in nutrition 2018 v.2 no.4
- Clostridium perfringens; Eimeria maxima; Magnolia officinalis; Oriental traditional medicine; antibiotics; antioxidant activity; antioxidants; bark; blood serum; body weight changes; catalase; chickens; dietary supplements; disease course; disease resistance; feed conversion; feed intake; glycoproteins; growth performance; growth promotion; hatching; heme oxygenase (biliverdin-producing); inflammation; intestines; liver; mixed infection; models; necrotic enteritis; skeletal muscle; spleen; superoxide dismutase; trees
- ... Magnolia tree bark has been widely used in traditional Asian medicine. However, to our knowledge, no studies have been reported investigating the effects of dietary supplementation with magnolia bark extract in chickens. We tested the hypothesis that dietary supplementation of chickens with a Magnolia officinalis bark extract would increase growth performance in uninfected and Eimeria maxima/Clost ...