Interrelationship between hypersensitivity to soybean proteins and growth performance in early-weaned pigs

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dc.contributor.author Li, D.F.
dc.contributor.author Reddy, P.G.
dc.contributor.author Blecha, Frank
dc.contributor.author Klemm, R.
dc.contributor.author Nelssen, Jim L.
dc.contributor.author Goodband, Robert D.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-04-15T21:37:46Z
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dc.date.issued 2010-04-15T21:37:46Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/3597
dc.description.abstract One hundred twenty-five pigs were orally infused with 6 g/d of either dried skim milk, soybean meal (48% CP), soy protein concentrate, extruded soy protein concentrate, or experimental soy protein concentrate from 7 to 11 d of age and then fed a diet containing the corresponding protein sources from weaning (d 21) to 35 d of age. All pigs were fed a corn-soybean meal diet containing 10% dried whey, 1.25% lysine, and 3% soybean oil for the remaining 21 d of the experiment. Skin-fold thickness following intradermal injection of protein extracts, xylose absorption, and anti-soy immunoglobulin G (IgG) titers were measured on d 6 postweaning. A total of 25 pigs (five pigs/treatment) was euthanized on d 7 postweaning. Villus height and crypt depth from duodenum samples were measured. These measurements were obtained to elucidate a relationship between the hypersensitivity responses to soybean products and growth performance of baby pigs. Pigs fed diets containing soybean meal had a lower rate of gain (ADG), lower villus height, higher serum anti-soy IgG titers, and increased skin-fold thickness following intradermal injection compared to those fed dried skim milk. Pigs fed other soy proteins also had lower ADG from d 0 to 14 postweaning; however, pigs fed moist-extruded soy protein concentrate tended to have higher ADG and improved feed utilization when compared to those pigs fed soybean meal. Skin-fold thickness and antisoy IgG titers were negatively correlated with ADG at d 14 postweaning. Results indicate that a model including skin-fold thickness and anti-soy IgG titers provided a good estimate of nursery pig growth performance (R2=.33). Villus height was related to ADG at d 14 postweaning (R2=.40). A combination of skin-fold thickness, anti-soy IgG titers, xylose absorption, villus height, and crypt depth provided the best estimate of growth performance (R2=.65) for early-weaned pigs. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Swine day, 1990 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 91-189-S en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service); 610 en_US
dc.subject Swine en_US
dc.subject Starter en_US
dc.subject Piglet en_US
dc.subject SBM en_US
dc.subject Soybean en_US
dc.subject Process en_US
dc.subject Performance en_US
dc.title Interrelationship between hypersensitivity to soybean proteins and growth performance in early-weaned pigs en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1990 en_US
dc.citation.epage 51 en_US
dc.citation.spage 45 en_US
dc.description.conference Swine Day, Manhattan, KS, November 15, 1990 en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid jnelssen en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid blecha en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid goodband en_US

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