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Table 1 Estimated contents of L-valine, L-leucine, and L-isoleucine in experimental diets (g/kg diet)

From: Alterations in protein and amino acid metabolism in rats fed a branched-chain amino acid- or leucine-enriched diet during postprandial and postabsorptive states

Diet Valine (g/kg) Leucine (g/kg) Isoleucine (g/kg)
SLD 14 21 12
HVLID 46 50 44
HLD 13 120 11
  1. SLD standard laboratory diet; HVLID diet with high content of valine, leucine, and isoleucine; HLD high leucine diet