Influence of vegetable oil sources on quality parameters of broiler meat
López Ferrer, Sigfrid
Baucells Sánchez, María Dolores (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Ciència Animal i dels Aliments)
Barroeta, Ana Cristina (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Ciència Animal i dels Aliments)
Grashorn, M.A.

Date: 1999
Abstract: The use of different vegetable oils in animal nutrition has allowed the producer to obtain highly energetic diets at very low costs, while offering an optimum and well-appreciated product to the consumer. Nowadays, numerous efforts are taken to enrich poultry meat with polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) and, especially, with omega-3 fatty acids, because of the proven benefits on human health (Kinsella et al. , 1990; Knapp, 1991). But, up to now there have not been done complementary studies dealing with the influence of such nutritive improvements on the different technological characteristics of poultry meat. Besides this, there also exist few experiments dealing with the influence of the enrichment with PUFA on the subjective parameters of organoleptic quality. Those experiments are usually more related to the use of fish ingredients in animal diets. The aim of the present experiment was to study the effects of different vegetable oils (rapeseed, soybean, sunflower and linseed) on the technical, nutritive and organoleptic quality of chicken meat, and on the profiles of essential fatty acids (EFA) in the cloacal fat and in the tissues.
Rights: Tots els drets reservats
Language: Anglès
Document: article ; recerca ; publishedVersion
Subject: Aviram ; Alimentació ; Carn d'aviram
Published in: Archiv für Geflügelkunde, Vol. 63 Núm. 1 (1999) , p. 29-35, ISSN 0003-9098

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