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Table 1 Composition of the standard (SD) and ketogenic diets (KD) used in this study.

From: Growth of human gastric cancer cells in nude mice is delayed by a ketogenic diet supplemented with omega-3 fatty acids and medium-chain triglycerides

Component 1) SD 2) KD 3)
Fat 7.0 35.5 4)
Carbohydrate 36.4 0.2
Protein 23.8 13.0
Fiber 17.3 14.8
Energy (kJ/g) 12.8 15.4
Ketogenic ratio 5) 0.1 : 1 2.7 : 1
  1. 1) Data as gram per 100 g diet.
  2. 2) The SD diet contains 9.0 g water and 6.5 g ashes.
  3. 3) The KD diet contains 34.4 g water and 2.1 g ashes.
  4. 4) The fat source consists of a mixture of vegetable oils from flaxseed and hempseed with elevated levels of omega-3 fatty acid and MCT (see Methods).
  5. 5) Calculated according to the following formula: Fats/(Protein + Carbohydrates).