Unformatted text preview: for an efficiency of utilization of digest ideal protein of 65%. Grams of dietary "ideal" protein needed per day if the "ideal" digestiblity of a corn-SMB diet is 80%. Lysine for maintance = .036 x (LWT, kg) .75 Total lysine requirement, g/day= D E PxL M + P is equal to daily protein accretion g/d Table 1. Constants to Convert Daily Protein Accretion into Daily Lysine Requirement. Parameter Constant or Equation Lysine content of body protein, L .066% Post-absorptive efficiency of lysine utlization, E .65% Digestibility of lysine in the diet, D .80% digestible Lysine Needed for maintenance, M .036 x Weight, kg .75...
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- Fall '08
- Nutrition, Lysine, Dietary Lysine requirements