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- Johnson, W.T.; Canfield, W.K.
- Journal of nutrition 1985 v.115 no.9 pp. 1217
- diet; rats; diabetes; zinc; proteins; absorption; excretion
- ... 65Zn was used to examine the effects of dietary zinc and protein on true zinc absorption and intestinal excretion of endogenous zinc by an isotope dilution technique in streptozotocin-diabetic and control rats. Four groups each of diabetic and control rats were fed diets containing 20 ppm Zn, 20% egg white protein (HMHP); 20 ppm Zn, 10% egg white protein (HMLP); 10 ppm Zn, 20% egg white protein (L ...