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Table 3 Effects of MBA on vulva size of immature gilts when exposed to ZEA and DON (cm3)1

From: Alleviation of mycotoxin biodegradation agent on zearalenone and deoxynivalenol toxicosis in immature gilts

Diet treatments Toxins, μg/kg feed MBA, g/kg Day of treatment
ZEA DON 0 7 14 21 28
MO 596.86 796 0 3.53 6.10 7.75a 9.69a 9.75a
MOA 600.99 782 2 3.60 5.39 5.41b 6.65b 7.16b
CO 90.68 33 0 3.41 3.71 3.59c 4.23c 4.50c
COA 89.88 30 2 3.84 3.95 4.10bc 4.73c 4.26c
Pooled SEM 0.41 0.62 0.54 0.51 0.52
Source of variation P-value
Main effect of toxins diets 0.88 < 0.01 < 0.01 < 0.01 < 0.01
Main effect of MBA level 0.55 0.71 0.12 0.02 0.02
Toxins diets × MBA level 0.66 0.46 0.02 < 0.01 0.05
  1. 1Each value is mean of ten replicates
  2. a-cMeans within a column with different letters differ significantly (P < 0.05)