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Fig. 4 | Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology

Fig. 4

From: Black soldier fly and gut health in broiler chickens: insights into the relationship between cecal microbiota and intestinal mucin composition

Fig. 4

Histological pictures of (a) duodenal crypts stained with periodic-acid Schiff (C group, 40× magnification), (b) jejunal crypts stained with Alcian Blue pH 2.5 (HI5 group, 40× magnification) and (c) ileal crypts stained with high iron diamine (HI10 group, 40× magnification). Crypts show higher neutral and acidic sialylated mucin staining intensity than the acidic sulfated

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