Bouyoucos Conference on Inositol Phosphates in the Soil–Plant–Animal System

Monday 22nd: Afternoon Session

Continuation of Section B: Inositol phosphates and phytase in animal nutrition

Chair: Alan Richardson

14:00 – 14:40: Ralf Greiner, Federal Research Institute for Nutrition, Germany

Current biochemical research on phytase genes in microorganisms and plants

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14:40 – 15:00: Ann-Sofie Sandberg, Chalmers University, Sweden

Expression of phytase in yeast: phytate degradation and survival of yeast cells during in vitro digestion

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15:00 – 15:20: Cecil Forsberg, University of Guelph, Canada

Expression of the E. coli APPA phytase in the genetically enhanced Enviropig TM breed

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15:20 – 16:00: Poster Session

 

Continuation of Section B: Inositol phosphates and phytase in animal nutrition

Chair: April Leytem

16:10 – 16:50: Xingen Lei, Cornell University, USA

Effects of dietary manipulation on animal nutrition and phosphorus excretion by animals

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16:50 – 17:10: Stephen Shears, National Institutes of Health/ NIEHS, USA

The avian MINPP gene can help to alleviate the planet’s “phosphate crisis”

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17:10 – 17:30: Hanne Damgaard Poulsen, Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Denmark

Degradation of phytate in soaked diets for pigs

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