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* Requirements were calculated according to ideal amino acid ratio (Baker, 1997) except at pre-starter phase, where valine requirement was calculated according to ideal amino acid ratio of Hoehler et al.
Moreover, the high-protein and low-protein diets supply the dietary amino acid ratios on the basis of protein-bound AA.
* Dig AA/ Dig Lis Control T1 T2 T3 T4 T5 Arg/ Lys 1.350 1.105 1.070 1.042 1.019 1.000 Ile/ Lys 0.872 0.760 0.760 0.760 0.760 0.760 Met/ Lys 0.582 0.585 0.622 0.651 0.675 0.695 M + C/ Lys 0.910 0.910 0.910 0.910 0.910 0.910 Thr/ Lys 0.760 0.760 0.760 0.760 0.760 0.760 Trp/ Lys 0.233 0.230 0.230 0.230 0.230 0.230 Val/ Lys 0.956 0.950 0.950 0.950 0.950 0.950 Leu/ Lys 2.031 2.014 1.787 1.606 1.458 1.335 His/ Lys 0.575 0.529 0.469 0.422 0.383 0.351 Phe/ Lys 1.057 0.947 0.875 0.818 0.771 0.732 Phe + Tyr/ Lys 1.799 1.620 1.473 1.356 1.260 1.180 * Amino acid ratios based on values proposed by Rostagno et al.
"Lower amino acid ratios, which indicate low arginine availability, were found in patients who had more severe pulmonary hypertension, a condition involving high blood pressure in arteries carrying blood from the heart to small vessels in the lungs," points out Claudia Morris, an Emergency Department physician.