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Table 1 Composition of experimental diets (% as fed basis)

From: Effect of mucin 4 allele on susceptibility to experimental infection with enterotoxigenic F4 Escherichia coli in pigs fed experimental diets

Ingredient Negative control Positive control HAMSAa
 Barley 10 10 10
 Wheat 44.6 44 38.5
 Soybean meal 15 15 15
 Bloodmeal 1.7 1.7 2
 Fishmeal 8 8 8.6
 Whey powder 15.9 15.9 15.9
 Canola oil 3 3.1 3.3
L-Lysine 0.29 0.28 0.25
DL-Methionine 0.24 0.24 0.24
L-Threonine 0.13 0.13 0.12
L-Tryptophan 0.07 0.07 0.07
 Vitamin/mineral premixB 0.15 0.15 0.15
 Limestone 0.46 0.46 0.41
 Dicalcium phosphate 0.22 0.22 0.18
 Salt (NaCl) 0.2 0.2 0.2
 Choline chloride (60%) 0.045 0.046 0.5
 Zinc oxide 0.0 0.3 0.0
 High amylose corn starchC 0.0 0.0 50
Calculated composition
 NE, MJ/kg 10.15 10.16 10.14
 Protein 21 21 21
 Fat 4.84 5.02 5.20
 NDFd 8.9 8.8 0.16
 ADFe 2.7 2.7 2.5
 Calcium 0.9 0.9 0.9
 Digestible phosphorus 0.68 0.68 0.67
 Total lysine 1.36 1.36 1.36
 SIDf lysine 1.35 1.35 1.35
 SID Met+ cysteine 0.81 0.81 0.81
 SID threonine 0.85 0.85 0.85
 SID tryptophan 0.297 0.297 0.297
 SID isoleucine 0.77 0.77 0.77
 SID leucine 1.44 1.44 1.46
Analysed composition
 Dry matter 92.4 92.1 92.3
 Gross energy, MJ/kg 0.017 0.017 0.017
 Protein 22.0 20.9 21.3
 Crude fibre 2.7 3.9 2.6
 Starch 35.3 34.5 35.4
 NDF 8.4 9.0 9.6
 ADF 3.4 2.6 3.2
 Zinc, ppm 122 1955 458
  1. aHAMSA: acetylated high-amylose maize starch
  2. BProvided the following nutrients (per kg of air-dried diet): vitamins: A, 7000 IU; D3, 1400 IU; E, 20 mg; K, 1 mg; thiamine, 1 mg; riboflavin, 3 mg; pyridoxine, 1.5 mg; cyanocobalamin, 15 μg; calcium pantothenate, 10.7 mg; folic acid, 0.2 mg; niacin, 12 mg; biotin, 30 μg. Minerals: Co, 0.2 mg (as cobalt sulfate); Cu, 10 mg (as copper sulfate); iodine, 0.5 mg (as potassium iodine); iron, 60 mg (as ferrous sulfate); Mn, 40 mg (as manganous oxide); Se, 0.3 mg (as sodium selenite); Zn, 100 mg (as zinc oxide); BJ Grower 1, BioJohn Pty Ltd., WA, Australia
  3. cHigh amylose maize starch; product supplied by CSIRO, Adelaide, Australia
  4. dNDF neutral detergent fibre
  5. eADF acid detergent fibre
  6. fSID standardised ileal digestible