Skip to main content

Table 4 Blood metabolites in post-weaning lambs supplemented with and without postbiotics

From: Effects of postbiotic supplementation on growth performance, ruminal fermentation and microbial profile, blood metabolite and GHR, IGF-1 and MCT-1 gene expression in post-weaning lambs

Parameters Control Postbiotic SEM P-value
Total protein (g/L) 63.60a 98.97b 7.16 0.01
BUN (mmol/L) 6.03a 10.04b 0.88 0.01
Glucose (mmol/L) 4.47a 6.05b 0.34 0.01
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 0.30 0.43 0.06 0.34
Cholesterol (mmol/L) 1.83 1.60 0.01 0.28
  1. BUN Blood urea nitrogen. a,b Different superscripts in each row are significantly different (P < 0.05). Experimental unit, (n = 6)