Table 1

Ingredients of experimental dietsa

IngredientLF dietHF diet
Grams% of energyGrams% of energy
Corn oil5012.117542.3
Casein20019.920019.9
Cornstarch312.930.283.28.0
Sucrose22023.622023.6
Dyetroseb10510.7252.5
Cellulose500500
L-cystine30.330.3
L-methionine1.60.21.60.2
Choline bitartrate2.502.50
AIN-93G mineral mixc350.8350.8
AIN-93VX vitamin mixc101.0101.1
Total grams999.9815.3
  • a Two experimental diets were formulated containing various amounts of corn oil, a source of fat.

  • b Deploymerized cornstarch used to pelletize diets.

  • c See Ref. 66 .