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TitleFruit pulp (mango) and soluble fibre (pectin) impact bacterial diversity and abundance differently within the porcine large intestine
Study TypeOther
Abstract We examined the effects of a fruit cell wall matrix (mango pulp) and a soluble dietary fibre (pectin) on the porcine large intestinal (LI) bacterial community (caecum, proximal, mid- and distal colon). Pigs were fed one of three diets varying in carbohydrate content: wheat starch only (control-C), o .. [more]
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Center NameUniversity of California San Diego Microbiome Initiative