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Table 1 Diet composition of the CHO and PRO diets

From: Increased ratio of dietary carbohydrate to protein shifts the focus of metabolic signaling from skeletal muscle to adipose

Component CHO Group PRO Group
  g/kg % energy g/kg % energy
Whey 128.33 12.0 379.78 35.0
Cornstarch 401.04 37.5 237.36 21.9
Maltodextrin 137.96 12.9 81.65 7.5
Sucrose 102.67 9.6 60.77 5.6
Soybean oil 133.03 28.0 144.48 30.0
Cellulose (fiber) 53.70   3.70  
Mineral mix1 37.60   37.60  
Vitamin mix1 10.70   10.70  
Choline bitartrate 2.70   2.70  
  1. 1AIN-93 mineral and vitamin supplements from Harlan-Teklad