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Table 1 Composition of diet

From: Low-arginine and low-protein diets induce hepatic lipid accumulation through different mechanisms in growing rats

Component 15P AA 5PAA Low Arg
  g/kg diet
Amino acid mixturea 150.0 50.0 146.5
DL-methionine 2.5 0.8 2.5
Corn starch 620.5 747.2 649.0
Soy bean oil 50.0 50.0 50.0
Vitamin mixtureb 10.0 10.0 10.0
Mineral mixtureb 40.0 40.0 40.0
Choline chloride 2.0 2.0 2.0
Cellulose powder 100.0 100.0 100.0
  1. aComposition of amino acid mixture were described in Table 2
  2. bAIN-76 prescription (Oriental Yeast Co., ltd)