Leucine coingestion augments the muscle protein synthetic response to the ingestion of 15 g of protein following resistance exercise in older men

Andrew M. Holwerda, Kevin J. M. Paulussen, Maarten Overkamp, Joy P. B. Goessens, Irene-Fleur Kramer, Will K. W. H. Wodzig, Lex B. Verdijk, Lisette C. P. G. M. de Groot, Luc J. C. van Loon*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E473-E482
Number of pages10
JournalAmerican Journal of Physiology : Endocrinology and Metabolism
Volume317
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2019

Keywords

  • aging
  • exercise
  • leucine
  • muscle protein synthesis
  • sarcopenia
  • dietary protein
  • ESSENTIAL AMINO-ACIDS
  • LABELED MILK PROTEIN
  • SKELETAL-MUSCLE
  • NEONATAL PIGS
  • S6K1 PHOSPHORYLATION
  • SIGNALING RESPONSES
  • SYNTHESIS RATES
  • WHEY-PROTEIN
  • ELDERLY-MEN
  • IN-VIVO

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