When is an enzyme in feed, not a feed enzyme?

Dead bacteria and bacterial cell wall debris in the gut can have a negative impact on nutrient absorption.

Feed enzymes increase the nutritional value of poultry feed, but other kinds of enzymes can be used to improve gut health. RICHARD DUCATELLE* explains that bacterial peptidoglycans negatively affect gut function – muramidases help break them down, increasing production efficiency.

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