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Table 2 Body Composition Measures

From: A high protein moderate carbohydrate diet fed at discrete meals reduces early progression of N-methyl-N-nitrosourea-induced breast tumorigenesis in rats

   LPHC HPMC P value
Gastrocnemius weight (g) 3 wk 1.32 ± 0.03 1.32 ± 0.05 0.939
  10 wk 1.54 ± 0.02 1.57 ± 0.03 0.398
Soleus weight (g) 3 wk 0.245 ± 0.006 0.237 ± 0.009 0.472
  10 wk 0.299 ± 0.007 0.309 ± 0.006 0.281
Adipose weight (g) 3 wk 0.374 ± 0.056 0.358 ± 0.055 0.844
  10 wk 0.443 ± 0.037 0.585 ± 0.047 0.021
Liver weight (g) 3 wk - - -
  10 wk 5.60 ± 0.13 6.04 ± 0.11 0.012
% Body fat 10 wk 10.8 ± 0.6 11.2 ± 0.7 0.588
  1. Values represent Mean ± SEM, n = 6 for each fasted and fed group.