Effects of a quillaja saponaria extract on weanling pig growth performance and immune function during an acute enteric disease challenge

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dc.contributor.author Turner, J.L.
dc.contributor.author Werner, J.R.
dc.contributor.author Hill, C.M.
dc.contributor.author Skjolaas, K.
dc.contributor.author Hogge, S.
dc.contributor.author Herkleman, K.
dc.contributor.author Minton, J. Ernest
dc.contributor.author Dritz, Steven S.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-02-18T20:29:35Z
dc.date.available 2010-02-18T20:29:35Z
dc.date.issued 2010-02-18T20:29:35Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/2647
dc.description.abstract A total of 96 pigs (initially 19 lb and 17 d of age) was used in a 28 d growth trial to determine the effects of Quillaja saponaria (QS) extract on weanling pig growth performance and immune function in response to enteric disease challenge with Salmonella typhimurium (ST). Experimental treatments were arranged in a 2 × 4 factorial with main effects of disease challenge (control vs. ST challenge) and dietary addition of QS (0, 4, 8, or 16 oz/ton). The results suggest little beneficial effect of QS on growth performance or immune response in the presence or absence of ST challenge. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Swine day, 2000 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 01-138-S en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service); 858 en_US
dc.subject Swine en_US
dc.subject Weanling pigs en_US
dc.subject Disease challenge en_US
dc.subject Salmonella en_US
dc.subject Quillaja en_US
dc.title Effects of a quillaja saponaria extract on weanling pig growth performance and immune function during an acute enteric disease challenge en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 2000 en_US
dc.citation.epage 40 en_US
dc.citation.spage 37 en_US
dc.description.conference Swine Day, Manhattan, KS, November 16, 2000 en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid dritz en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid eminton en_US
dc.contributor.ORCID orcid.org/0000-0002-9150-169X


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