branched-chain amino acid


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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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Preexercise branched-chain amino acid administration increases endurance performance in rats.
Effects of branched-chain amino acid supplementation after radiofrequency ablation for hepatocellular carcinoma: A randomized trial.
Overview of the molecular and biochemical basis of branched-chain amino acid catabolism.
Effect of branched-chain amino acid and carbohydrate supplementation on the exercise-induced change in plasma and muscle concentration of amino acids in human subjects.
Circulating branched-chain amino acid concentrations are associated with obesity and future insulin resistance in children and adolescents.
Effects of branched-chain amino acid supplementation on serum creatine kinase and lactate dehydrogenase after prolonged exercise.
Jeoung, "Mechanisms responsible for regulation of branched-chain amino acid catabolism," Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, vol.
has launched LIVAMIN Oral Granules, a branched-chain amino acid formula, in the Philippines, it was reported yesterday.
Branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) are among the nine essential amino acids for humans, accounting for 35% of the essential amino acids in muscle proteins and 40% of the preformed amino acids required by mammals.
Effects of oral branched-chain amino acid granules on event-free survival in patients with liver cirrhosis," Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol.
Branched-chain amino acid supplementation promotes survival and supports cardiac and skeletal muscle mitochondrial biogenesis in middle-aged mice.
MSG products include MSG, glutamic acid, fertilizers, corn refined products, starch sweeteners, threonine, corn oil, branched-chain amino acid and chicken powder.

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