branched-chain amino acid

branched-chain amino acid

Any of the amino acids—valine, leucine, isoleucine—that accumulate in maple syrup urine disease, which is due to a deficit in oxidative decarboxylation of the BCAAs keto-acid derivatives.
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Branched-chain amino acid supplements may reduce the number of adverse events and improve nutritional status in patients with advanced cirrhosis more than supplements providing equivalent amounts of nitrogen or calories, according to the largest randomized trial of its kind.
Branched-chain amino acid supplementation enhances exercise capacity and lipid oxidation during endurance exercise after muscle glycogen depletion.
Obesity among British and American subjects also had an inverse association with branched-chain amino acid intake, with a 25% lower risk occurring among participants whose BCAA intake was highest compared to those whose intake was among the lowest fourth.
A recent review of creatine and branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) supplements by ConsumerLab.
Higher branched-chain amino acid intake is associated with a lower prevalence of being overweight or obese in middle-aged Lasl Asian and Western adults.
Catabolism of the branched-chain amino acid t-isoleucine occurs predominantly via the S-pathway, but also via the minor R-pathway (Fig.
Combined effects of caloric restriction and branched-chain amino acid supplementation on body composition and exercise performance in elite wrestlers.
The branched-chain amino acid treatment is designed to help correct a suspected underlying abnormality in the way nerve cells use glutamate -- a related amino acid believed to be involved in the transmission of nerve signals.
Branched-chain amino acid supplementation does not enhance athletic performance but affects muscle recovery and the immune system.
Methylmalonic acidemias (MMAs) and propionic acidemias (PAs) comprise a group of congenital disorders of branched-chain amino acid metabolism (1).
Furthermore, Ajinomoto will finally be able to offer a soluble branched-chain amino acid solution, a product long sought after in the industry.
com found quality problems with two creatine supplements (one of which contained more degradation compound than actual creatine) and one branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) supplement.

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