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Table 3 Biogenic amines concentrations (μmol/kg of DM) in the feces of cats fed with increasing levels of YAM

From: Effects of Saccharomyces cerevisiae cell wall addition on feed digestibility, fecal fermentation and microbiota and immunological parameters in adult cats

  Dietsa  
Item CD SEMb YAM 0.3 SEMb YAM 0.6 SEMb p-value
Cadaverine 10.47 1.54 9.14 1.20 11.99 2.09 0.481
Spermidine 0.45 0.10 0.32 0.05 0.55 0.08 0.145
Histamine 1.57 0.45 1.24 0.33 1.25 0.33 0.711
Putrescine 4.75 1.13 4.72 0.73 6.07 1.47 0.603
Tyramine 3.81 0.82 4.97 0.89 5.70 1.18 0.464
Total biogenic amines 21.03 2.89 20.41 2.63 25.56 4.48 0.519
  1. aDiets: CD (control diet); YAM 0.3 (control diet containing 0.3% yeast with active metabolites); YAM 0.6 (control diet containing 0.6% yeast with active metabolites)
  2. bSEM standard error of the mean