SF16-136 Additional Vitamin Modification of SF00-219
A semi-pure high fat diet formulation for laboratory rats and mice based formulated to mimic a ”Western fast food diet”. This diet was originally formulated to be equivalent to Harlan Teklad TD88137 or Research Diets Western Diet D12079B. Some modifications have been made to the original formulation to suit locally available raw materials.
This Diet was developed to generate arteriosclerotic lesions in a range of susceptible mice strains.
We have evidence of significant vitamin loss after irradiation at 25 kGy. Vitamins have been increased.
Conrol for this diet is SF16-137.
Keywords: SF00-219, Irradiation, arteriosclerotic, heart, cholesterol.