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Table 1 Diet Compositions (g/kg)

From: In utero protein restriction causes growth delay and alters sperm parameters in adult male rats

Ingredient Hypoproteic chow (6% protein) Standard chow (17% protein)*
Cornstarch 480 397
Casein (84%) 71.5 202
Dextrinized cornstarch (90-94%) 159 130.5
Sucrose 121 100
Soybean oil 70 70
Fiber 50 50
Mineral mixture ** 35 35
Vitamin mixture ** 10 10
L-cystine 1 3
Choline bitartrate 2.5 2.5
  1. * Diet formulated for the growth, pregnancy and lactational phases of rodents -AIN- 93G [61]
  2. ** According to AIN-93G