Current issues in determining dietary protein and amino-acid requirements

Pencharz, P; Jahoor, F; Kurpad, A; Michaelsen, K F; Slater, C; Tomé, D; Weisell, R
March 2014
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition;Mar2014, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p285
Academic Journal
Pregnancy and the first two years of life are periods of rapid growth and yet the knowledge of requirements for protein and dietary indispensable amino acids is very limited. The development of carbon oxidation methods opens the way to studies that should fill these important gaps in knowledge.


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