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Table 4 Average daily gain (ADG), average daily feed intake (ADFI), and feed conversion ratio (FCR) per week in weaned pigs treated at Day 0 with POE-POP after 5 weeks of the experiment

From: Effect of polyoxyethylene and polyoxypropylene nonionic block copolymers on performance and recruitment of immune cell subsets in weaned pigs

Treatmenta Parameter Mean
   0 - 7 7 - 14 14 - 21 21 - 28 28 - 35 0 - 35
Saline ADG (g) 214 172 273 261 562 296
ADFI (g) 419 464 780 565 975 641
FCR 1.96 2.70 2.86 2.16 1.74 2.17
POE-POP ADG (g) 292 268 445 457 496 392
  ADFI (g) 402 483 680 685 868 624
  FCR 1.37 1.80 1.52 1.50 1.75 1.59
  1. aSingle p.o. application of 10 ml of either saline or POE-POP at Day 0; groups comprised 20 pigs each.