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Table 7 The mRNA expression levels of MUC2, CL-1, OCLN, and ZO-1 in the jejunum of broilers at d 21 (log2 relative)

From: Effects of Lactobacillus acidophilus on the growth performance and intestinal health of broilers challenged with Clostridium perfringens

Item MUC2 CLDN1 OCLN ZO-1
CTL 1.01 1.01 1.05 1.01
LA 0.87 1.07 0.99 0.93
CLG 0.98 1.16 0.84 1.06
CLG + LA 0.79 1.11 0.82 0.92
SEM 0.046 0.062 0.037 0.040
Main effects
C. perfringens challenge
 Negative 0.94 1.04 1.02 0.97
 Positive 0.88 1.14 0.83 0.99
L. acidophilus
 No addition 0.99 1.09 0.95 1.04
 Addition 0.83 1.09 0.90 0.93
P-value
C. perfringens challenge 0.518 0.474 0.010 0.850
L. acidophilus 0.082 0.983 0.506 0.206
C. perfringens challenge × L. acidophilus 0.781 0.670 0.767 0.732