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Author Di Pasquale, Mauro G

Title Amino acids and proteins for the athlete : the anabolic edge / Mauro Di Pasquale
Edition 2nd ed
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xx, 434 pages) : illustrations, digital, HTML and PDF files
Contents The Theory; Proteins and Amino Acids ; Exercise and Protein Metabolism; Energy Metabolism; Dietary Protein and Amino Acids; Protein Foods vs. Protein and Amino Acid Supplements; Physiological and Pharmacological Actions of Amino Acids; Essential Amino Acids; Conditionally Essential Amino Acids; Nonessential or Dispensable Amino Acids; Summary and Conclusions; Naturally Anabolic; Artificial Enhancement; Getting It Together; Examples of Useful Nutritional Supplement Formulations; REFERENCES
Summary Addresses the metabolism, physiological effects, and potential for exercise enhancement regarding proteins and amino acids. This second edition offers discussions of dietary protein, essential amino acids, energy metabolism, and dietary supplements. It also presents the effects on lean body mass, body fat, strength, and endurance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Proteins in human nutrition.
Amino acids in human nutrition.
Athletes -- Nutrition.
Dietary supplements.
Nutrition -- Requirements.
Human beings.
Dietary Proteins
Dietary Supplements
Amino Acids -- metabolism
Nutritional Requirements
Sports -- physiology
Homo sapiens (species)
Nutrition -- Requirements
Amino acids in human nutrition
Athletes -- Nutrition
Dietary supplements
Proteins in human nutrition
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781420043815