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Table 4 Zn bioavailability in the brown rice of cross-bred progenies

From: Combination of High Zn Density and Low Phytic Acid for Improving Zn Bioavailability in Rice (Oryza stavia L.) Grain

Progeny Bioaccessibility (%) Efficiency (%) Bioavailable Zn (μg/g grain)
Retention Transport Zn uptake
LLZ-type 30.47 ± 1.01a 6.55 ± 0.78c 10.45 ± 0.37c 17.01 ± 0. 82c 2.29 ± 0.13b
Lpa-type 24.13 ± 1.37b 13.78 ± 0.47a 16.70 ± 0.49a 30.48 ± 1.76a 1.58 ± 0.05c
DM-type 28.34 ± 1.18a 10.16 ± 1.23b 12.89 ± 0.44b 23.05 ± 1.22b 3.21 ± 0.14a
Wild-type 20.80 ± 0.88b 5.15 ± 1.04c 8.42 ± 0.53d 13.58 ± 1.21d 0.67 ± 0.06d
  1. Data represent the mean ± SEM of 4 samples replicate. Different letters behind the values indicate statistically significant differences by LSD (P < 0.05).