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Table 1 Diet composition1

From: Cereal based diets modulate some markers of oxidative stress and inflammation in lean and obese Zucker rats

  Control Wheat bran g/kg Barley
α-cellulose wheat bran barley 45 164.8 608.1
cornstarch 534.5 447.2 55.3
casein 200 174.1 130.1
sucrose 100 100 100
sunflower seed oil 70 70 70
mineral mix2 35 35 35
vitamin mix3 10 10 10
cystine 3 3 3
choline 2.5 2.5 2.5
  1. 1 All diets contain 4.5% neutral non-starch polysaccharides and the wheat bran and barley were added as a flour of similar particle size (2-3 mm).
  2. 2 mineral mix AIN-93G
  3. 3 vitamin mix AIN-76, with only 33% of α-tocopherol was provided.