Enhanced anabolic response to milk protein sip feeding in elderly subjects with COPD is associated with a reduced splanchnic extraction of multiple amino acids

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Engelen, M.P.K.J.; De Castro, C.L.N.; Rutten, E.P.A.; Wouters, E.F.M.; Schols, A.M.W.J.; Deutz, N.E.P.;
(2012)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3440534, doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2012.04.006
  • Subject: LIQUID-CHROMATOGRAPHY | LEUCINE | Whey protein | OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY-DISEASE | SUPPLEMENTATION | Branched-chain amino acids | COPD | Article | SKELETAL-MUSCLE | Protein turnover | PERFORMANCE | Splanchnic extraction | METABOLISM | PLASMA | RETENTION | STIMULATION

BACKGROUND & AIMS: We previously observed in elderly subjects with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) an enhanced anabolic response to milk protein sip feeding, associated with reduced splanchnic extraction (SPE) of phenylalanine. Milk proteins are known for t... View more
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