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Table 1 Duddingtonia flagrans oral chlamydospore dose (OCD) offered per day and chlamydospores recovered in faeces (CRF) per day in sheep used to determine the chlamydospore apparent digestibility (CAD).

From: Digestibility of Duddingtonia flagrans chlamydospores in ruminants: in vitro and in vivo studies

Sheep Dose (OCD) CRF (mean ± SE) CAD (%)*
1 1.95 × 107 1.36 × 106 ± 5.76 × 105 93.0
2 2.68 × 107 3.31 × 106 ± 3.42 × 105 87.6
3 3.13 × 107 3.79 × 106 ± 3.91 × 105 87.9
4 4.31 × 107 4.76 × 106 ± 7.14 × 105 89.0
5 6.13 × 107 7.57 × 106 ± 11.5 × 105 87.6
6 6.50 × 107 6.79 × 106 ± 9.86 × 105 89.6
7 9.50 × 107 10.2 × 106 ± 20.2 × 105 89.2
8 12.0 × 107 9.66 × 106 ± 15.0 × 105 91.9
9 17.8 × 107 15.8 × 106 ± 43.3 × 105 91.1
Mean    89.7
  1. *Chlamydospore apparent digestibility (CAD) = (OCD-CFR)/DC*100.