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Table 6 Fatty acid composition (Least square means ± standard error of mean) of rumen liquor in goats fed different parts of Andrographis paniculata

From: Effects of dietary supplementation of leaves and whole plant of Andrographis paniculata on rumen fermentation, fatty acid composition and microbiota in goats

Fatty acid (% of total FA) Dietary treatments  
Control APL APW P value
C10:0 0.06 ± 0.01 0.06 ± 0.02 0.02+ ± 0.01 0.02
C12:0 8.55 ± 0.27 6.77+ ± 0.29 4.63+ ± 0.34 0.01
C14:0 8.86 ± 0.12 8.72 ± 0.17 6.15+ ± 0.16 0.01
C14:1 0.70 ± 0.01 0.78+ ± 0.03 0.70 ± 0.02 0.02
C15:0 0.61 ± 0.02 0.56 ± 0.02 0.62 ± 0.06 0.78
C15:1 0.27 ± 0.01 0.21 ± 0.04 0.09+ ± 0.02 0.01
C16:0 20.39 ± 0.18 20.41 ± 0.49 18.64 ± 1.09 0.33
C16:1 0.51 ± 0.08 0.76+ ± 0.10 0.83+ ± 0.08 0.04
C17:0 0.44 ± 0.01 0.41 ± 0.04 0.49 ± 0.13 0.11
C18:0 36.64 ± 0.55 32.73+ ± 0.57 27.01+ ± 1.34 0.01
C18:1n-9 3.53 ± 0.25 4.68 ± 0.89 6.61 ± 2.08 0.21
C18:1trans11 2.75 ± 0.12 3.26+ ± 0.37 2.65 ± 0.39 0.02
CLA cis-9 trans-11 0.45 ± 0.01 0.72+ ± 0.01 0.51 ± 0.05 0.01
C18:2n-6 1.39 ± 0.17 3.43+ ± 0.32 5.26+ 0.56 0.03
C18:3n-3 0.18 ± 0.01 0.51+ ± 0.04 0.81+ ± 0.43 0.01
∑SFA 78.56 ± 0.49 74.66 + 0.76 67.55+ 1.88 0.03
∑UFA 21.44 ± 0.49 25.34 ± 0.76 32.45+ ± 1.23 0.04
n6:n3 7.72 ± 0.45 7.31 ± 0.22 6.49+ ± 0.48 0.02
  1. Control basal diet, APL basal diet +1.5% (w/w) Andrographis paniculata leaf powder, APW basal diet +1.5% (w/w) whole plant of Andrographis paniculata powder. ΣSFA = (C10:0 + C12:0 + C14:0 + C15:0 + C16:0 + C17:0 + C18:0), ΣUFA = (C14:1 + C16:1+ C18:1 + C18:2n-6 + C18:3n-3), n-6:n-3 = (C18:2n-6÷C18:3n-3)
  2. +Differ from control (P < 0.05)