Diet

High intake of fatty acid in nuts, seeds and plant oils 'linked to lower risk of death' 

5 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Iranian researchers reviewed dozens of studies that delved into diets and mortality rates, spanning up to three decades. They looked at the effects of alpha-linolenic acid .
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Ingestion of Free Amino Acids Compared with an Equivalent Amount of Intact Protein Results in More Rapid Amino Acid Absorption and Greater Postprandial Plasma Amino Acid Availability Without Affecting Muscle Protein Synthesis Rates in Young Adults

Ingestion of Free Amino Acids Compared with an Equivalent Amount of Intact Protein Results in More Rapid Amino Acid Absorption and Greater Postprandial Plasma Amino Acid Availability Without Affecting Muscle Protein Synthesis Rates in Young Adults

5 days ago   |   By Nutrition

ABSTRACTBackgroundThe rate of protein digestion and amino acid absorption determines the postprandial rise in circulating amino acids and modulates postprandial muscle protein synthesis rates.ObjectiveWe sought to compare protein digestion, amino acid absorption kinetics, and the postprandial muscle protein synthetic response following ingestion of intact milk protein or an equivalent amount of free amino acids.MethodsTwenty-four healthy, young participants (mean ± SD age: 22 ± 3 y and BMI 23 ± 2 kg/m 2 ; sex: 12 male and 12 female participants) received a primed continuous infusion of...
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