Year 2019, Volume 34 , Issue 2, Pages 128 - 131 2019-12-31

Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens

Özlem EKİNCİ [1] , Adem KAYA [2] , Hatice KAYA [3] , Nurinisa ESENBUĞA [4] , Muhlis MACİT [5]


This study was carried out to determine the effects of lovastatin supplementation on laying performance, egg quality, yolk lipid profile and some serum parameters in Lohmann LS white commercial laying hens reared in poultry houses of Food and Livestock Application and Research Center of Ataturk University. In this experiment, Lohmann layers (n=48, 46 wks of age) were randomly divided into two groups such as control (C) fed with basal diet and treatment (L) group fed with diet including 0,0059 % of lovastatin. After one week of the adaptation period, experiment lasted for five weeks. During the experimental period, hens were fed as ad-libitum and water through nipples was available for all the times. Lovastatin supplementation increased feed consumption (FC) and feed conversion ratio (FCR). Except for yolk color, other egg quality traits were not affected by diet including 0,0059 % of lovastatin. Hens fed with treatment diet had greater triglyceride and phosphatidyl serine values than hens fed with basal diet. Differences between the groups in terms of the levels of egg yolk and serum cholesterol were not significant in present study. These differences could be attributed to short experimental period and low lovastatin added to basal diet of hens. In conclusion, further studies should be conducted to clarify the effects of lovastatin supplementation on laying performance, egg quality, yolk lipid profile and some serum parameters in laying hens fed with diets including lovastatin at different levels during long feeding period.
Laying hens, Lovastatin, Laying performance, Egg quality, Egg yolk lipid profile, Serum parameters
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Primary Language en
Subjects Agriculture
Journal Section Research Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0001-9776-7272
Author: Özlem EKİNCİ
Institution: T.C. TARIM VE ORMAN BAKANLIĞI
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-7726-6865
Author: Adem KAYA
Institution: ATATÜRK ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-9627-3318
Author: Hatice KAYA
Institution: ATATÜRK ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-2036-8369
Author: Nurinisa ESENBUĞA (Primary Author)
Institution: ATATÜRK ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-5055-1156
Author: Muhlis MACİT
Institution: ATATÜRK ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date : December 31, 2019

Bibtex @research article { alinterizbd665196, journal = {Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science}, issn = {2564-7814}, eissn = {2587-2249}, address = {}, publisher = {Adem Yavuz SÖNMEZ}, year = {2019}, volume = {34}, pages = {128 - 131}, doi = {10.28955/alinterizbd.665196}, title = {Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens}, key = {cite}, author = {EKİNCİ, Özlem and KAYA, Adem and KAYA, Hatice and ESENBUĞA, Nurinisa and MACİT, Muhlis} }
APA EKİNCİ, Ö , KAYA, A , KAYA, H , ESENBUĞA, N , MACİT, M . (2019). Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens. Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science , 34 (2) , 128-131 . DOI: 10.28955/alinterizbd.665196
MLA EKİNCİ, Ö , KAYA, A , KAYA, H , ESENBUĞA, N , MACİT, M . "Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens". Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science 34 (2019 ): 128-131 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/alinterizbd/issue/51098/665196>
Chicago EKİNCİ, Ö , KAYA, A , KAYA, H , ESENBUĞA, N , MACİT, M . "Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens". Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science 34 (2019 ): 128-131
RIS TY - JOUR T1 - Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens AU - Özlem EKİNCİ , Adem KAYA , Hatice KAYA , Nurinisa ESENBUĞA , Muhlis MACİT Y1 - 2019 PY - 2019 N1 - doi: 10.28955/alinterizbd.665196 DO - 10.28955/alinterizbd.665196 T2 - Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science JF - Journal JO - JOR SP - 128 EP - 131 VL - 34 IS - 2 SN - 2564-7814-2587-2249 M3 - doi: 10.28955/alinterizbd.665196 UR - https://doi.org/10.28955/alinterizbd.665196 Y2 - 2019 ER -
EndNote %0 Alınteri Zirai Bilimler Dergisi Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens %A Özlem EKİNCİ , Adem KAYA , Hatice KAYA , Nurinisa ESENBUĞA , Muhlis MACİT %T Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens %D 2019 %J Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science %P 2564-7814-2587-2249 %V 34 %N 2 %R doi: 10.28955/alinterizbd.665196 %U 10.28955/alinterizbd.665196
ISNAD EKİNCİ, Özlem , KAYA, Adem , KAYA, Hatice , ESENBUĞA, Nurinisa , MACİT, Muhlis . "Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens". Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science 34 / 2 (December 2020): 128-131 . https://doi.org/10.28955/alinterizbd.665196
AMA EKİNCİ Ö , KAYA A , KAYA H , ESENBUĞA N , MACİT M . Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens. Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science. 2019; 34(2): 128-131.
Vancouver EKİNCİ Ö , KAYA A , KAYA H , ESENBUĞA N , MACİT M . Effects of Lovastatin Suplemented Diet on Laying Performance, Egg Quality, Yolk Lipid Profile and Some Serum Parameters in Laying Hens. Alinteri Journal of Agriculture Science. 2019; 34(2): 131-128.