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Table 5 Total Se in chicken muscle and feed and total plasma cholesterol levels in chicken

From: Chicken meat nutritional value when feeding red palm oil, palm oil or rendered animal fat in combinations with linseed oil, rapeseed oil and two levels of selenium

Oil FR + SO FR + LO PO + LO RPO + LO FR + LO + RO PO + LO + RO FR + SO FR + LO PO + LO RPO + LO FR + LO + RO PO + LO + RO P
Selenium level Low Low Low Low Low Low High High High High High High model
N 17 17 16 17 17 16 16 16 16 17 17 17  
Total Se in muscle (mg/kg) 0.09b 0.09b 0.09b 0.10b 0.09b 0.14b 0.60a 0.56a 0.58a 0.59a 0.57a 0.59a 0.0001
Total Se in feed (mg/kg) 0.15 0.13 0.14 0.14 0.12 0.12 1.2 0.99 1.1 1.0 0.99 1.0  
Cholesterol (mmol/L) 4.09 a 4.12a 4.02a 3.81b 4.19a 3.96ab 4.17a 4.06a 4.13a 3.84b 4.09a 4.06a 0.0252
  1. Statistically significant differences between groups are indicated by differing superscript letters a-b (P < 0.05, REGW multiple range test).