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Table 1 Composition of test diets

From: Dietary fat and bile juice, but not obesity, are responsible for the increase in small intestinal permeability induced through the suppression of tight junction protein expression in LETO and OLETF rats

Ingredient Standard diet High fat diet
  g/kg diet
Casein1 200 200
Corn starch2 429.5 199.5
Dextrin3 100 100
Sucrose4 100 100
Soy bean oil 70 70
Lard 0 230
Choline bitartrate 2.5 2.5
L-cystine 3 3
Mineral mixture5 35 35
Vitamin mixture5 10 10
Cellulose6 50 50
  1. 1 Casein (ALACID; New Zealand Daily Board, Wellington, New Zealand).
  2. 2 Corn Starch (α-Corn Starch; Chuou Shokuryo Co., Ltd., Inazawa, Japan).
  3. 3 Dextrin (TK-16; Matsutani Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. Itami, Japan).
  4. 4 Sucrose (Nippon Beet Sugar Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan).
  5. 5 Mineral and vitamin mixtures were prepared according to the AIN-93G formulation.
  6. 6 Crystallized cellulose (Ceolus PH102; Asahi Chemical Industry, Tokyo, Japan).