Session Four: Dealing with phytate
Chair: Mike Bedford
09.00 Rapid analytical methods for IP6 - feasibility?
09.30 Alternate methods of dealing with phytate - processing and additives other that phytase
10.00 Coffee break
Session Five: Destruction of phytate by phytase
Chair: Jan Dirk van der Klis
10.30 About phytate hydrolysis and formation of inositol phosphates in the digestive tract
11.00 Empirical assessment of the benefits and constraints to elimination of phytate from monogastric animal diets via superdosing phytase
11.30 Update on characteristics of commercial phytases
Chair: Aaron Cowieson
13.30 Commercial results - pig
13.45 Commercial results - poultry
14.00 Provision of inositol - is this part of the superdosing response?
14.15 Downsides of complete phytate destruction in human nutrition
14.45 Coffee break
15.15 Phytase as an enzyme targeting non-phytate phosphates
15.45 Holo analysis - optimising phytase use in animals
16.15 What next - potential improvements in phytases?
17.20 Questions and summary of day three