Both basal and post-prandial muscle protein synthesis rates, following the ingestion of a leucine-enriched whey protein supplement, are not impaired in sarcopenic older males

Irene Fleur Kramer*, Lex B. Verdijk, Henrike M. Hamer, Sjors Verlaan, Yvette C. Luiking, Imre W. K. Kouw, Joan M. Senden, Janneau van Kranenburg, Annemarie P. Gijsen, Jorgen Bierau, Martijn Poeze, Luc J. C. van Loon

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1440-1449
Number of pages10
JournalClinical Nutrition
Volume36
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2017

Keywords

  • Muscle
  • Protein metabolism
  • Sarcopenia
  • Elderly
  • Stable isotope methodology
  • ESSENTIAL AMINO-ACIDS
  • ELDERLY-MEN
  • SKELETAL-MUSCLE
  • RESISTANCE EXERCISE
  • ANABOLIC RESISTANCE
  • BED REST
  • YOUNG
  • STIMULATION
  • KINETICS
  • ADULTS

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