TITLE

Glutamine Helps Store Glycogen

AUTHOR(S)
Antonio, Jose
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Dec99, Vol. 60 Issue 12, p166
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the amino acid glutamine. Benefit of enhanced glycogen storage; Effect of glutamine ingestion on insulin levels; How glutamine promotes muscle glycogen storage without any changes in plasma insulin.
ACCESSION #
2422647

 

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