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Table 1 Relative abundance of primary phyla in rat feces

From: The gut microbiota in young and middle-aged rats showed different responses to chicken protein in their diet

  Young-0d Middle-aged-0d Young-14d Middle-aged-14d
Firmicutes 41.48% ± 7.88% 72.07% ± 11.60% 57.66% ± 21.12% 58.11% ± 17.99%
Bacteroidetes 41.28% ± 8.10% 20.47% ± 12.04% 29.61% ± 15.15% 31.18% ± 19.54%
Fusobacteria 10.58% ± 9.84% 0.01% ± 0.01% 5.25% ± 3.72% 0.06% ± 0.16%
Tenericutes 0.61% ± 1.01% 5.85% ± 6.13% 0.25% ± 0.34% 7.99% ± 9.27%
Proteobacteria 3.27% ± 4.12% 1.31% ± 1.45% 0.60% ± 0.40% 2.09% ± 2.00%
Spirochaetae 1.21% ± 0.88% 0.00% ± 0.00% 4.84% ± 5.64% 0.00% ± 0.00%
Other 1.58% ± 1.19% 0.28% ± 0.36% 1.80% ± 2.66% 0.57% ± 0.53%