Rebalancing essential amino acids intake by self-selection in the rat.

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The purpose of the present study was to assess whether rats are capable of selecting the right proportions of two diets that are individually inappropriate in terms of essential amino acid composition to satisfy their amino acid requirements. Rats were offered a choice of one protein-free regimen and another devoid of only one essential amino acid (either… (More)

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@article{Fromentin1996RebalancingEA, title={Rebalancing essential amino acids intake by self-selection in the rat.}, author={G. Fromentin and Stylianos Nicolaidis}, journal={The British journal of nutrition}, year={1996}, volume={75 5}, pages={669-82} }