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Table 1 Composition of experimental diets

From: Energy expenditures & physical activity in rats with chronic suboptimal nutrition

Energy Content (%)1 100 80 70 60
Casein (92% purity) 24.8 24.8 24.8 24.8
DL-Methionine 0.22 0.30 0.34 0.37
Sucrose 15.00 15.00 15.00 15.00
Dextrin 22.70 22.70 22.70 22.70
Lard 8.37 8.37 8.37 8.37
Corn Oil 8.37 8.37 8.37 8.37
Choline bitartrate 0.15 0.22 0.22 0.22
Vitamin mix 0.74 0.97 1.12 1.26
Mineral mix 2.60 3.27 3.79 4.31
Alpha cellulose 17.09 16.04 15.33 14.64
  1. 1 = The amount of each ingredient is the percentage of the total diet