Diet Composition (% from total weight) Nutritional value (% of total kcal) Energy density (kcal/g)
Normal (ND) Commercially available: LabDiet’s Rat diet 5012 Protein  27.09
Fat  13.13
Carbohydrate  59.78
3.43
Paigen-like
(PD)
1% cholesterol
0.5% cholic acid
5% butter
30% powdered sugar
10% casein
53.5% standard chow (ND)
Protein  23.10
Fat  20.93
Carbohydrate  56.46
3.94
Table 1: Nutritional profiles of the dietary protocols.