Nutrient ileal digestibility evaluation of dried mealworm (Tenebrio molitor) larvae compared to three animal protein by-products in growing pigs
J. S. Yoo (Yoo JS), K. H. Cho (Cho KH), J. S. Hong (Hong JS), H. S. Jang (Jang HS), Y. H. Chung (Chung YH), G. T. Kwon (Kwon GT), D. G. Shin (Shin DG), Y. Y. Kim (Kim YY)
Asian-Australas J Anim Sci. 2019;32(3):387-394.   Published online 2018 Oct 29     DOI:
Citations to this article as recorded by Crossref logo
Data center excess heat for mealworm farming, an applied analysis for sustainable protein production
Mattias Vesterlund, Stanislava Borisová, Ellinor Emilsson
Applied Energy.2024; 353: 121990.     CrossRef
Combined Dietary Supplementation of Tenebrio molitor Larvae and Chitosan in Growing Pigs: A Pilot Study
Christos Zacharis, Eleftherios Bonos, Chrysoula (Chrysa) Voidarou, Georgios Magklaras, Konstantina Fotou, Ilias Giannenas, Ioannis Giavasis, Chrysanthi Mitsagga, Christos Athanassiou, Efthimia Antonopoulou, Katerina Grigoriadou, Athina Tzora, Ioannis Skou
Veterinary Sciences.2024; 11(2): 73.     CrossRef
Use of land-based and aquatic alternative feed resources to establish a circular economy within livestock production
Prabhat Khanal
Journal of Agriculture and Food Research.2024; 16: 101087.     CrossRef
Efficient agri-food waste valorization using mealworm (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) into nutrient-rich biomass for food and feed
John P Musembi, Eunice A Owino, Florence A Oyieke, Chrysantus M Tanga, Dennis Beesigamukama, Sevgan Subramanian, Xavier Cheseto, James P Egonyu, Annie Donoghue
Journal of Economic Entomology.2024;[Epub]     CrossRef
Exploiting Agri-Food Waste as Feed for Tenebrio molitor Larvae Rearing: A Review
Konstantina Kotsou, Theodoros Chatzimitakos, Vassilis Athanasiadis, Eleni Bozinou, Stavros I. Lalas
Foods.2024; 13(7): 1027.     CrossRef
Replacement of animal proteins in food: How to take advantage of nutritional and gelling properties of alternative protein sources
Charlotte Floret, Anne-Flore Monnet, Valérie Micard, Stéphane Walrand, Camille Michon
Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition.2023; 63(7): 920.     CrossRef
Evaluation of full‐fatted and hydrolysate mealworm (Tenebrio molitor) larvae as a substitute for spray‐dried plasma protein diet in weaning pigs
Kyung Hoon Cho, Vetriselvi Sampath, Al Ji Kim, Jong Sang Yoo, In Ho Kim
Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition.2023; 107(2): 589.     CrossRef
Defatted black soldier fly (Hermetia illucens) in pikeperch (Sander lucioperca) diets: Effects on growth performance, nutrient digestibility, fillet quality, economic and environmental sustainability
Vlastimil Stejskal, Hung Quang Tran, Markéta Prokesová, Mahyar Zare, Tatyana Gebauer, Tomas Policar, Christian Caimi, Francesco Gai, Laura Gasco
Animal Nutrition.2023; 12: 7.     CrossRef
Innovative Applications of Tenebrio molitor Larvae in Food Product Development: A Comprehensive Review
Konstantina Kotsou, Theodoros Chatzimitakos, Vassilis Athanasiadis, Eleni Bozinou, Christos G. Athanassiou, Stavros I. Lalas
Foods.2023; 12(23): 4223.     CrossRef
Yellow mealworms (Tenebrio molitor) as an alternative animal feed source: A comprehensive characterization of nutritional values and the larval gut microbiome
Prabhat Khanal, Deepak Pandey, Geir Næss, Ana R.J. Cabrita, António J.M. Fonseca, Margarida R.G. Maia, Bishnu Timilsina, Teun Veldkamp, Rumakanta Sapkota, Hege Overrein
Journal of Cleaner Production.2023; 389: 136104.     CrossRef
Potential of Insect Life Stages as Functional Ingredients for Improved Nutrition and Health
Chrysantus M. Tanga, Hosea O. Mokaya, Wendie Kasiera, Sevgan Subramanian
Insects.2023; 14(2): 136.     CrossRef
Amino acid digestibility and protein quality of mealworm-based ingredients using the precision-fed cecectomized rooster assay
Meredith A Smola, Patricia M Oba, Pamela L Utterback, Lorena Sánchez-Sánchez, Carl M Parsons, Kelly S Swanson
Journal of Animal Science.2023;[Epub]     CrossRef
African traditional use of edible insects and challenges towards the future trends of food and feed
C. Kipkoech, J. Jaster-Keller, C. Gottschalk, J.M. Wesonga, R. Maul
Journal of Insects as Food and Feed.2023; 9(8): 965.     CrossRef
Integrated distilled spent grain with husk utilization: Current situation, trend, and design
Yan-Chao Ma, Yang Zheng, Li-Hua Wang, Bao-Guo Sun, Mou-Ming Zhao, Ming-Quan Huang, Ji-Hong Wu, He-He Li, Xiao-Tao Sun
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews.2023; 179: 113275.     CrossRef
Ileal digestibility of amino acids in defatted black soldier fly larva meal and adult black soldier fly fed to pigs
J. Kim, S.Y. Ji, B.G. Kim
Journal of Insects as Food and Feed.2023; 9(10): 1345.     CrossRef
Classifying Genetic Lines in Pork Production by Ileal Crude Protein and Amino Acid Digestibility in Growing Pigs
János Tenke, Orsolya Vida, István Nagy, János Tossenberger
Animals.2023; 13(12): 1898.     CrossRef
Utilization of Tenebrio molitor Larvae Reared with Different Substrates as Feed Ingredients in Growing Pigs
Christos Zacharis, Eleftherios Bonos, Ilias Giannenas, Ioannis Skoufos, Athina Tzora, Chrysoula (Chrysa) Voidarou, Anastasios Tsinas, Konstantina Fotou, Georgios Papadopoulos, Chrysanthi Mitsagga, Christos Athanassiou, Efthimia Antonopoulou, Katerina Grig
Veterinary Sciences.2023; 10(6): 393.     CrossRef
Yellow Mealworm (Tenebrio molitor) and Lesser Mealworm (Alphitobius diaperinus) Proteins Slowed Weight Gain and Improved Metabolism of Diet-Induced Obesity Mice
Yifei Kang, Catherine C. Applegate, Fei He, Patricia M. Oba, Miranda D. Vieson, Lorena Sánchez-Sánchez, Kelly S. Swanson
The Journal of Nutrition.2023; 153(8): 2237.     CrossRef
Protein quality of edible insects in the view of current assessment methods
Navodita Malla, Jan V Nørgaard, Nanna Roos
Animal Frontiers.2023; 13(4): 50.     CrossRef
Terrestrial Compound Protein Replacing Dietary Fishmeal Improved Digestive Enzyme Activity, Immune Response, Intestinal Microflora Composition, and Protein Metabolism of Golden Pompano (Trachinotus ovatus)
Yongcai Ma, Zeliang Su, Fang Chen, Chao Xu, Kunsheng Jiang, Wenqiang An, Guanrong Zhang, Dizhi Xie, Shuqi Wang, Yewei Dong, Yuanyou Li, Moha Esmaeili
Aquaculture Nutrition.2023; 2023: 1.     CrossRef
Nutritional composition of various insects and potential uses as alternative protein sources in animal diets
Assar Ali Shah, Pajaree Totakul, Maharach Matra, Anusorn Cherdthong, Yupa Harnboonsong, Metha Wanapat
Animal Bioscience.2022; 35(2): 317.     CrossRef
Insect as feed ingredients for pigs
Jinsu Hong, Yoo Yong Kim
Animal Bioscience.2022; 35(2): 347.     CrossRef
Biofortification of selenium in black soldier fly (Hermetia illucens) prepupae reared on seaweed or selenium enriched substrates
L. Ferrari, V. Sele, M. Silva, P. Bonilauri, F. De Filippo, F. Selmin, R. Ørnsrud, L. Pinotti, M. Ottoboni
Journal of Insects as Food and Feed.2022; 8(8): 887.     CrossRef
Some Insect Species Are Good-Quality Protein Sources for Children and Adults: Digestible Indispensable Amino Acid Score (DIAAS) Determined in Growing Pigs
Navodita Malla, Jan V Nørgaard, Helle N Lærke, Lars-Henrik L Heckmann, Nanna Roos
The Journal of Nutrition.2022; 152(4): 1042.     CrossRef
Comparison of Nutritional Profiles of Super Worm (Zophobas morio) and Yellow Mealworm (Tenebrio molitor) as Alternative Feeds Used in Animal Husbandry: Is Super Worm Superior?
Danka Dragojlović, Olivera Đuragić, Lato Pezo, Ljiljana Popović, Slađana Rakita, Zorica Tomičić, Nedeljka Spasevski
Animals.2022; 12(10): 1277.     CrossRef
How to develop strategies to use insects as animal feed: digestibility, functionality, safety, and regulation
Jae-Hoon Lee, Tae-Kyung Kim, Ji Yoon Cha, Hae Won Jang, Hae In Yong, Yun-Sang Choi
Journal of Animal Science and Technology.2022; 64(3): 409.     CrossRef
Subacute Oral Toxicity Evaluation of Expanded-Polystyrene-Fed Tenebrio molitor Larvae (Yellow Mealworm) Powder in Sprague-Dawley Rats
Eun-Young Choi, Jae-Han Lee, So-Hee Han, Gi-Hwan Jung, Eun-Ji Han, Su-Ji Jeon, Soo-Hyun Jung, Jong-Uk Park, Ji-Hoon Park, Yoon-Ju Bae, Eun-Soo Park, Ji-Youn Jung
Food Science of Animal Resources.2022; 42(4): 609.     CrossRef
Effect of Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens L.) Fat on Health and Productivity Performance of Dairy Cows
Roman V. Nekrasov, Gennady A. Ivanov, Magomed G. Chabaev, Aloyna A. Zelenchenkova, Nadezhda V. Bogolyubova, Daria A. Nikanova, Alexander A. Sermyagin, Semen O. Bibikov, Sergey O. Shapovalov
Animals.2022; 12(16): 2118.     CrossRef
Effects of Polystyrene Diet on the Growth and Development of Tenebrio molitor
Xiaosu Wang, Tianle Tang
Toxics.2022; 10(10): 608.     CrossRef
Use Them for What They Are Good at: Mealworms in Circular Food Systems
Hartmut Derler, Andrea Lienhard, Simon Berner, Monika Grasser, Alfred Posch, René Rehorska
Insects.2021; 12(1): 40.     CrossRef
Safety of dried yellow mealworm (Tenebrio molitor larva) as a novel food pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2015/2283
Dominique Turck, Jacqueline Castenmiller, Stefaan De Henauw, Karen Ildico Hirsch‐Ernst, John Kearney, Alexandre Maciuk, Inge Mangelsdorf, Harry J McArdle, Androniki Naska, Carmen Pelaez, Kristina Pentieva, Alfonso Siani, Frank Thies, Sophia Tsabouri, Marc
EFSA Journal.2021;[Epub]     CrossRef
Development of Tenebrio molitor (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) on Poultry Litter-Based Diets: Effect on Chemical Composition of Larvae
Luciana Barboza Silva, Reneton Gomes de Souza, Sandra Ribeiro da Silva, Alisson da Costa Feitosa, Elainy Cristina Lopes, Stelio Bezerra Pinheiro Lima, Leilane Rocha Barros Dourado, Bruno Ettore Pavan, Christos Athanassiou
Journal of Insect Science.2021;[Epub]     CrossRef
Use of insect products in pig diets
T. Veldkamp, A.G. Vernooij
Journal of Insects as Food and Feed.2021; 7(5): 781.     CrossRef
Insects: A Potential Source of Protein and Other Nutrients for Feed and Food
Kerensa J. Hawkey, Carlos Lopez-Viso, John M. Brameld, Tim Parr, Andrew M. Salter
Annual Review of Animal Biosciences.2021; 9(1): 333.     CrossRef
Nutritional Potentials of Atypical Feed Ingredients for Broiler Chickens and Pigs
Olufemi Oluwaseun Babatunde, Chan Sol Park, Olayiwola Adeola
Animals.2021; 11(5): 1196.     CrossRef
Perspective on integrated biorefinery for valorization of biomass from the edible insect Tenebrio molitor
Ana Cláudia da Costa Rocha, Cristiano José de Andrade, Débora de Oliveira
Trends in Food Science & Technology.2021; 116: 480.     CrossRef
Energy concentration and phosphorus digestibility in meat meal, fish meal, and soybean meal fed to pigs
Changsu Kong, Kyoung Hoon Kim, Sang Yun Ji, Beob Gyun Kim
Animal Bioscience.2021; 34(11): 1822.     CrossRef
Selected aspects of edible insect rearing and consumption - A review
Jiří Mlček, Anna Adámková, Martin Adámek, Marie Borkovcová, Martina Bednářová, Lenka Kouřimská, Veronika Hlobilová
Czech Journal of Food Sciences.2021; 39(3): 149.     CrossRef
Effects of mealworm (Tenebrio molitor) larvae hydrolysate on nutrient ileal digestibility in growing pigs compared to those of defatted mealworm larvae meal, fermented poultry by-product, and hydrolyzed fish soluble
Kyung Hoon Cho, Sun Woo Kang, Jong Sang Yoo, Dae Kil Song, Yi Hyung Chung, Gyoo Taik Kwon, Yoo Yong Kim
Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences.2020; 33(3): 490.     CrossRef
The produced mealworm meal through organic wastes as a sustainable protein source for weanling pigs
HanSeo Ko, YoungHwa Kim, JinSoo Kim
Journal of Animal Science and Technology.2020; 62(3): 365.     CrossRef
Comparative amino acid digestibility between broiler chickens and pigs fed different poultry by-products and meat and bone meal
Chan Sol Park, Victor Daniel Naranjo, John Kyaw Htoo, Olayiwola Adeola
Journal of Animal Science.2020;[Epub]     CrossRef
Mealworm (Tenebrio molitor Larvae) as an Alternative Protein Source for Monogastric Animal: A Review
Jinsu Hong, Taehee Han, Yoo Yong Kim
Animals.2020; 10(11): 2068.     CrossRef
Gastric canthariasis caused by invasion of mealworm beetle larvae in weaned pigs in large-scale farming
Remigiusz Gałęcki, Mirosław Mariusz Michalski, Karol Wierzchosławski, Tadeusz Bakuła
BMC Veterinary Research.2020;[Epub]     CrossRef
Animals Fed Insect-Based Diets: State-of-the-Art on Digestibility, Performance and Product Quality
Laura Gasco, Ilaria Biasato, Sihem Dabbou, Achille Schiavone, Francesco Gai
Animals.2019; 9(4): 170.     CrossRef
Reproductive Characteristics of Cockatiels (Nymphicus hollandicus) Maintained in Captivityand Receiving Madagascar Cockroach (Gromphadorhina portentosa) Meal
Thatijanne Santos Gonzaga de Carvalho, Carlos Eduardo do Prado Saad, Marcelo Esposito, Peter Bitencourt Faria, Renata Ribeiro Alvarenga, Livia Geraldi Ferreira, Walter Motta Ferreira, Tarcisio Moraes Gonçalves, Marcio Gilberto Zangeronimo
Animals.2019; 9(6): 312.     CrossRef
Inclusion of Madagascar cockroach (Gromphadorhina portentosa) meal in the diet of cockatiels (Nymphicus hollandicus) in captivity: Influences on offspring development
Thatijanne S.G. Carvalho, Carlos E.P. Saad, Renata R. Alvarenga, Erika A. Oliveira, Mariana C.S. Carvalho, Luiz G.S. Ramos, Lívia G. Ferreira, Tarcísio M. Gonçalves, Diego V. Costa, Márcio G. Zangeronimo
Research in Veterinary Science.2019; 126: 89.     CrossRef
Effects of dietary dried mealworm (Ptecticus tenebrifer) larvae on growth performance and nutrient digestibility in weaning pigs
X. Ao, I.H. Kim
Livestock Science.2019; 230: 103815.     CrossRef
Insects as a source of nutrients in animal feed
Dorota Kowalska
Roczniki Naukowe Polskiego Towarzystwa Zootechnicznego.2019; 15(3): 25.     CrossRef