January 2021 Lab News


Due to the Covid times, Dr. Stein is teaching the ANSCI 520 Carbohydrates and Amino Acids Online Classes.





New experiments

Hannah Bailey started a trial this month "Optimum concentration of spray dried plasma for growth performance, diarrhea scores, gut morphology, and blood immune parameters in weaned pigs”.


Personnel changes

Jessica Acosta returned to the United States to begin her master's degree. Welcome back!!!



Wei, Xiaoyuan , Kristopher A. Bottoms, Hans H. Stein, Laia Blavi, Casey L. Bradley, Jon Bergstrom, Joshua Knapp, Robert Story, Charles Maxwell, Tsungcheng Tsai, and Jiangchao Zhao. 2021. Dietary Organic Acids Modulate Gut Microbiota and Improve Growth Performance of Nursery Pigs. Microorganisms 2021, 9, 110. doi.org/10.3390/microorganisms9010110.

Bailey, H. M., and H. H. Stein. 2020. Review of current data for digestible indispensable amino acid scores (DIAAS) determined for human foods. Journal of the American Oil Chemists’ Society, Volume 97, Issue Supplement_1, September 2020, Page 16. doi:10.1002/aocs.12427