Lycopene supplementation does not change productive performance but lowers egg yolk cholesterol and gene expression of some cholesterol-related proteins in laying hens


Orhan C., KÜÇÜK O. , Sahin N., Tuzcu M., Sahin K.

BRITISH POULTRY SCIENCE, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

Özet

1. This work examined the effects of purified lycopene (LYC) supplementation or a source of LYC as tomato powder (TP) on productive performance, egg yolk cholesterol levels as well as gene expression related to mechanism and regulation of cholesterol.