Composition and nutrient levels of basal diet (as-fed basis)1.

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NC  =  uncontaminated basal diet, DON  =  basal diet contaminated with deoxynivalenol (4 mg/kg), GLU  =  uncontaminated basal diet supplemented with 2% glutamic acid; DG  =  DON diet supplemented with 2% glutamic acid.

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Providing the following amount of vitamins and minerals per kilogram on an as-fed basis: Zn (ZnO), 50 mg; Cu (CuSO4), 20 mg; Mn (MnO), 55 mg; Fe (FeSO4), 100 mg; I (KI), 1 mg; Co (CoSO4), 2 mg; Se (Na2SeO3), 0.3 mg; vitamin A, 8,255 IU; vitamin D3, 2,000 IU; vitamin E, 40 IU; vitamin B1, 2 mg; vitamin B2, 4 mg; pantothenic acid, 15 mg; vitamin B6, 10 mg; vitamin B12, 0.05 mg; vitamin PP, 30 mg; folic acid, 2 mg; vitamin K3, 1.5 mg; biotin, 0.2 mg; choline chloride, 800 mg; and vitamin C, 100 mg. The premix did not contain additional copper, zinc, antibiotics, or probiotics.

Composition and nutrient levels of basal diet (as-fed basis)1.