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dairy cows Agriculture & Biology
diet Agriculture & Biology
Diet Medicine & Life Sciences
Rumen Medicine & Life Sciences
Swine Medicine & Life Sciences
rumen Agriculture & Biology
Milk Medicine & Life Sciences
swine Agriculture & Biology

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Sven Alferink

Person: Technical

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Erika Beukers-van Laar

Person: Technical

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Sholeha Binti Abd Rahim

Person: Other


Research Output 1971 2019

Aflatoxin B1 Conversion by Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens) Larval Enzyme Extracts

Meijer, N., Stoopen, G., van der Fels-Klerx, H. J., van Loon, J. J. A., Carney, J. & Bosch, G., 12 Sep 2019, In : Toxins. 11, 9, 532.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Aflatoxin B1
Military Personnel
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System

Are dietary strategies to mitigate enteric methane emission equally effective across dairy cattle, beef cattle, and sheep?

van Gastelen, S., Dijkstra, J. & Bannink, A., Jul 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 102, 7, p. 6109-6130

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
beef cattle
dairy cattle

Bayesian mechanistic modeling of thermodynamically controlled volatile fatty acid, hydrogen and methane production in the bovine rumen

van Lingen, H. J., Fadel, J. G., Moraes, L. E., Bannink, A. & Dijkstra, J., 7 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 480, p. 150-165 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Volatile fatty acids
Bayesian Modeling
hydrogen production
Volatile Fatty Acids

Projects 1997 2019


Effects of β-Glucans and resistant starch on fermentation of recalcitrant fibers in growing pigs

de Vries, S. (Creator), Gerrits, W. (Creator), Kabel, M. (Creator), Zijlstra, R. (Creator), Vasanthan, T. (Creator), Wageningen University, 30 Nov 2017


Aging-induced decline in mucus thickness in mice is associated with changes in microbiota composition and immunity and is sex dependent

Elderman, M. (Creator), Sovran, B. (Creator), Hugenholtz, F. (Creator), Graversen, K. (Creator), Huijskes, M. (Creator), Houtsma, E. (Creator), Belzer, C. (Creator), Boekschoten, M. (Creator), de Vos, P. (Creator), Dekker, J. (Creator), Wells, J. (Creator), Faas, M. M. (Creator), Wageningen University, 28 Aug 2017


Activities 1986 2019

PhD Defence Marco Tretola (Event)

S. de Vries (Examiner)
28 Jan 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

15th International Symposium on Digestive Physiology of Pigs

W.J.J. Gerrits (Organiser), A.J.M. Jansman (Organiser), S. de Vries (Organiser)
1 Jan 201911 Jun 2021

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in or organising a conference

Innovations for sustainable poultry nutrition

L.A. den Hartog (Keynote speaker)
5 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Press / Media

Varkens naar vezelrijker voedsel

Walter Gerrits


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Ending hunger with silkworms

Dennis Oonincx & Joop van Loon


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Promotie Kelly Nichols 'Rantsoeneiwit beter benutten'

Kelly Nichols


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research


American Feed Industry Association Award 2015

Jan Dijkstra (Recipient), 14 Jul 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Amino acid requirements of fattening pigs affected by sanitary status

Yvonne van der Meer (Recipient), 5 Feb 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Behavioural tests to screen satiating properties of dietary fibre sources in adult pigs

Joost van den Borne (Recipient), 23 Aug 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)