Surwit Series

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Common NameD12328D12329D12330D12331
TestDiet® Formula58R058R158R258R3

Using purified diets for obesity research provides the researcher a reliable and consistent tool to study the effect of specific nutrients in the onset and progress of this disease. By using these same diets for the study of related disorders, such as diabetes, the researcher can effectively and efficiently study the common dietary basis of diverse syndromes. For example, the amounts and types of carbohydrates and of fats can affect the degree of obesity, body fat distribution, insulin resistance, glucose metabolism, and other physiological factors.

The Surwit Series of diets is one example of diets developed to study the effect of the amount and type of both dietary carbohydrates and fats on body fat composition, glucose metabolism, obesity inducement, and diabetes inducement.