Scientific reference on in-vitro digestibility for monogastrics
Article title: “Investigating the potential of different dietary fibers to simulate butyrate production in vitro“
Author: Pierre Celestin Muragijeyezu
Thesis (2020), Swedish University University of Parma (Italy), Department of Medicine and Veterinary 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.