SF04-025 High Lard Modification of AIN76 Semi-Pure Rodent Diet
A semi-pure high fat diet formulation for laboratory rats and mice based on AIN76. Some modifications have been made to the original formulation to suit locally available raw materials.
20% Lard has been added to the formulation in place of Canola oil,
Sucrose inclusion has been increased
- Starch inclusion has been decreased
- Sodium Cholate has been added at 0.1%
- Cholesterol has been added at 0.5%
Keywords: cardiovascular disease model, atherosclerosis, high fat diet, high cholesterol diet, hypercholesterolemia, atherosclerotic lesions,