Funding for this research was provided by:
Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (Bench fee for Fellowship of Amlan K. Patra, Fellowship)
Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland (005/RID/2018/19)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-12-01
Received: 27 May 2019
Accepted: 10 October 2019
First Online: 2 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was performed in accordance with the German ethical and animal care legislation and approved by the State Office of Health and Social Affairs ‘Landesamt für Gesundheit und Soziales Berlin’ (Reference number, G0141/17).
: Not applicable.
: KTS and HSB are employees of PerformaNat GmbH, Germany, which funded parts of the study. This fact had no influence on the interpretation of results and does not affect authors’ adherence to the policies of the Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology on sharing data and materials. All other authors declare no competing interests.