Investigating the potential of different dietary fibers to stimulate butyrate production in vitro

P. C. Muragijeyezu
Thesis (2020), Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Gas Endeavour® was used as an automated in-vitro system for evaluate the potential of dietary fibres to simulate butyrate production in the gut of pigs (hindgut fermentation in monogastric animals). The in-vitro test duration often lasts 24 hours.