Stoppani, Jim
March 2004
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Mar2004, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p198
Introduces dietary supplements that maximize muscle cell volumization. Mechanism by which cell volumization occurs; Roles of the acid amino acid arginine in the body; Effect of Coleus forskolin on the blood; Function of potassium in muscle cells.


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