Dietary Proteins as Determinants of Metabolic and Physiologic Functions of the Gastrointestinal Tract

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Dietary proteins elicit a wide range of nutritional and biological functions. Beyond their nutritional role as the source of amino acids for protein synthesis, they are instrumental in the regulation of food intake, glucose and lipid metabolism, blood pressure, bone metabolism and immune function. The interaction of dietary proteins and their products of… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/nu3050574

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@inproceedings{Jahanmihan2011DietaryPA, title={Dietary Proteins as Determinants of Metabolic and Physiologic Functions of the Gastrointestinal Tract }, author={Alireza Jahan-mihan and Bohdan L. Luhovyy and Dalia El Khoury and Gunnar H. Anderson}, booktitle={Nutrients}, year={2011} }