TABLE 1

Components of standard rodent chow, HPD, and leucine-supplemented diet

Standard chow (g/kg diet)HPD (g/kg diet)Leucine-supplemented diet (g/kg diet)
Casein202593.5202
Leucine50
Sucrose10039100
Cornstarch397150347
Dextrinated starch130.547130.5
Soybean oil707070
Cellulose505050
Mineral mix AIN-93353535
Vitamin mix AIN-93101010
l-cystin333
Choline2.52.52.5
Total1,0001,0001,000
Energy (kj/g)15.915.815.9