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Table 3 Free AA concentrations in refed dam mammary tissue on LD131,2

From: Pharmacologic inhibition of mTORC1 mimics dietary protein restriction in a mouse model of lactation

Amino acid AP PR AP-R  
  μmol/g protein μmol/g protein P-value3 μmol/g protein P-value3 SEM
EAA
 Arginine 1.98 3.57 0.61 1.88 0.98 1.91
 Histidine 7.13 5.18 0.83 2.12 0.73 4.04
 Isoleucine 4.31 4.84 0.82 4.50 0.97 1.05
 Leucine 3.87 22.0 0.73 20.1 0.77 28.1
 Lysine 14.7 16.8 0.88 17.8 0.83 5.40
 Phenylalanine 2.09 2.88 0.69 1.58 0.84 1.10
 Threonine 6.48 7.13 0.91 9.04 0.36 1.95
 Valine 2.71 3.20 0.91 3.26 0.89 1.42
NEAA
 Alanine 23.5 43.7 0.28 58.2 0.05 14.1
 Aspartate 1.98 2.74 0.72 3.17 0.48 1.16
 Glutamate 20.2 23.3 0.84 23.2 0.85 6.62
 Glutamine 7.06 14.7 0.08 15.5 0.05 3.53
 Proline 3.19 5.33 0.38 5.50 0.33 1.75
 Serine 8.42 12.8 0.37 7.42 0.93 3.52
 Tyrosine 5.39 5.67 0.97 6.25 0.81 1.64
  1. 1AP = 18% crude protein diet, PR = 9% crude protein diet, AP-R = 18% crude protein diet coupled with rapamycin injections
  2. 2Data are means and pooled SEM, n = 6/treatment
  3. 3P-values correspond to difference between respective treatment and AP by ANOVA with Dunnett post hoc