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Table 2 Macronutrient composition of intervention and control meals

From: Desaturation index versus isotopically measured de novo lipogenesis as an indicator of acute systemic lipogenesis

Macronutrient High sucrose Control 1
  % composition (wt/wt) % energy (% of total kcal) % composition (wt/wt) % energy (% of total kcal)
Protein 16 17 26 32
Carbohydrate 71 74 61 42
Fat 4 9 11 26
Other 9 n/a 2 n/a
Macronutrient total 100 100 100 100
Energy density (kcal/g) 3.9 3.5
  1. 1Commerical dog diet; Teklad Global 25% Protein Dog Diet-2025; Supplier: Harlan Teklad.
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