Published Research: Animal Nutrition

The following is a representative list of research articles written by BRI scientists and published in internationally recognized, peer-reviewed technical journals.

Author(s) Date Name of Article Name of Publication
Nusairat, B., McNaughton, J., Tyus, J., and Wang, J.J. 2018 Combination of Xylanase and Bacillus Direct-fed Microbials, as an Alternative to Antibiotic Growth Promoters, Improves Live Performance and Gut Health in Subclinical Challenged Broilers. Int. J. Poult. Sci., 17: 362-366.
Flores, C.A., Williams, M.P., Walters, H., Latham, R., Wang, J.J., Tyus, J., and Lee, J.T. 2017 Evaluation of a thermotolerant xylanase on broiler growth performance and dietary ileal digestible energy value. J. Appl. Poult. Res. 26: 60-71.
Stark C.R., BE Spencer, JCH. Shih, CG Chewning and J. J. Wang 2009 Evaluation of keratinase stability in pelleted broiler diets. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 18:30-33 (SCI)
Wang, H.Y., Guo, Y.M. and Shih, J.C.H 2008 Effects of dietary supplementation of keratinase on growth performance, nitrogen retention and intestinal morphology of broiler chickens fed diets with soybean and cottonseed meals. Animal Feed Sci. Tech.,140:376-384.
Wang J.J., JD Garlich, and JCH Shih. 2006 Beneficial Effects of Versazyme™ a Keratinase Feed Additive, on Body Weight, Feed Conversion and Breast Yield of Broiler Chickens. Journal of Applied Poultry Research.15:544-550. (SCI)
Shih, J.C.H. and Wang, J.J 2006 Keratinase technology: from feather degradation and feed additive, to prion destruction. CAB Reviews: Perspect. Agri., Vet. Sci. Nutri. Natur. Resourc. 1, No. 42, 1-6.
Odetallah NH, Wang J.J., Garlich JD, Shih JC 2005 Versazyme™ Supplementation of Broiler Diets Improves Market Growth Performance. Poult Sci. 84:858-864. (SCI)
Odetallah, N., Wang, J.J., Garlich, J.D. and Shih, J.C.H 2005 Versazyme supplementation of broiler diets improves market growth performance Poultry Sci. 84:858-864.
Odetellah, N.H., Wang, J.J., Garlich, J.D. and Shih, J.C.H 2003 Effect of keratinase on growth performance of broiler chicks fed starter diets. Poult. Sci. 82:664-670
Odetallah NH, Wang J.J., Garlich JD, Shih JC 2003 Keratinase in starter diets improves growth of broiler chicks. Poult Sci. 82: 664-70 (SCI)
Williams, C.M., Lee, C.G., Garlich, J.D. and Shih, J.C.H 1991 Evaluation of a Bacterial Feather Fermentation Product, Feather-Lysate, as a Feed Protein. Poult. Sci. 70:85-94