New Issue Released: The Journal of Poultry Science : 59(2), 2022


Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of the Journal of Poultry Science has been published.
JPS Vol. 59, No.2

Released: April 25, 2022

Thank you for your contribution in this issue and continuous interest in JPS.

Best wishes,

Kazuhisa Honda
The Journal of Poultry Science

Pages 1-7
SpermMotility Regulation inMale and Female Bird Genital Tracts
Mei Matsuzaki and Tomohiro Sasanami

Pages 8-15
Bitter Taste Perception in Chickens
Fuminori Kawabata and Shoji Tabata

Pages 16-37
Characteristics of Essential Oils of Apiaceae Family: Their Chemical Compositions, in vitro Properties and Effects on Broiler Production
Usman Ali, Saima Naveed, Shafqat Nawaz Qaisrani, Athar Mahmud, Zafar Hayat, Muhammad Abdullah, Motoi Kikusato and Masaaki Toyomizu

Original Papers
Breeding and Genetics
Pages 38-47
Phenotypic Analysis of Growth and Morphological Traits in Miniature Breeds of Japanese Indigenous Chickens
Ryoko Ono, Haruka Miyachi, Harui Usui, Rina Oguchi, Kenji Nishimura, Kanna Takahashi, Yuri Yamagishi, Nonoka Kawamura, Remi Matsushita and Tatsuhiko Goto

Nutrition and Feed
Pages 48-55
Effect of Detoxified Nano Sulfur Supplementation on the Growth, Nutrient Digestibility, Meat Quality, Excreta Microbes,
Gas Emissions, and Blood Profiles of Broilers
Md Raihanul Hoque, Insun Park, Seyoung Mun and In Ho Kim

Pages 56-63
Effects of Coated Trace Minerals and the Fat Source on Growth Performance, Antioxidant Status, and Meat Quality in Broiler Chickens
Dafei Yin, Tiejin Tong, Amy F. Moss, Ruiyang Zhang, Yinggu Kuang, Yong Zhang, Fangfang Li and Yujing Zhu

Pages 64-74
Dietary Supplementation of Calcium Propionate and Calcium Butyrate Improves Eggshell Quality of Laying Hens in the Late Phase of Production
Mengze Song, Hongchao Jiao, Jingpeng Zhao, Xiaojuan Wang, Haifang Li, Ping Wang, Baishun Ma, Shuhong Sun and Hai Lin

Pages 75-80
(Research Note)
Effects of Supplementation with Dried Neem Leaf Extract on Lipid Peroxidation and Antioxidant Enzyme mRNA
Expression in the Pectoralis Major Muscle of Broiler Chickens
Kiriko Nakamura, Mitsuki Shishido, Saki Shimamoto, Goichiro Ogawa, Nikhil Khandelwal, Kenji Tatsugawa, Yoshikazu Fujita, Akira Ohtsuka and Daichi Ijiri

Pages 81-85
(Research Note)
AMP-activated Protein Kinase Activation Suppresses Protein Synthesis and mTORC1 Signaling in Chick Myotube Cultures
Kazuki Nakashima and Aiko Ishida

Pages 86-89
(Research Note)
Evaluation of Commercial 6-Phytases on Growth Performance, Bone Mineral Content, and Feed Digestibility of Broiler Chicks
Maki Shimeno, Yasushi Hashimoto, Aya Yanagawa, Mai Yamamoto, Teruhiro Yorozuya, Lode Nollet and Chisato Yonemochi

General Physiology
Pages 90-95
mRNA Expressions of Methylation Related Enzymes and Duration of Thermal Conditioning in Chicks
Yoshimitsu Ouchi, Vishwajit S. Chowdhury and Takashi Bungo

Pages 96-103
Vitamin Eand Selenium Given as Dietary Supplements Accumulate in Tissues and Semen and Improve Reproductive Parameters in Older Red Cornish
Rosalie Adina Bălăceanu, Victor G. Nimigean, Vanda Roxana E. S. Nimigean, Ştefania Raită, Laurent, Ognean and Nicolae Dojană


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Kazuhisa Honda