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Table 2 Plasma amino acid concentrations from mice on MR and CF diets. Levels of methionine, cysteine, and taurine in the plasma from mice on the MR diet are significantly lower than those on the control diet. The Kruskal-Wallis test was used to analyze the differences in amino acid concentration

From: Erratum to: Methionine-restricted diet inhibits growth of MCF10AT1-derived mammary tumors by increasing cell cycle inhibitors in athymic nude mice

  CF MR
Mean (nmol/mL) SD N Mean (nmol/mL) SD N
Ala 398 ± 85 17 520 ± 122 *** 18
Arg 133 ± 29 17 117 ± 21 18
Asp 11.8 ± 4.9 16 10.3 ± 3.1 18
Cys 4.39 ± 2.4 13 2.22 ± 0.44 * 9
Gln 622 ± 89 17 812 ± 106**** 18
Glu 106 ± 20 17 117 ± 19 18
His 88.8 ± 11 17 112 ± 20*** 18
Ile 94.8 ± 32 17 108 ± 27 18
Leu 139 ± 47 17 180 ± 46** 18
Met 248 ± 125 17 46.9 ± 17**** 18
Orn 62.7 ± 29 17 114 ± 41*** 18
Phe 114 ± 42 17 132 ± 39 18
Pro 69.5 ± 8.6 17 82.4 ± 34 18
Ser 218 ± 34 17 339 ± 84**** 18
Tau 226 ± 50 17 77.1 ± 35**** 18
Thr 346 ± 94 17 383 ± 136 18
Tyr 89.5 ± 19 17 107 ± 28* 18
Trp 130 ± 29 17 128 ± 29 18
  1. **** p ≤ 0.0001, *** p ≤ 0.001, ** p ≤ 0.01, * p ≤ 0.05