Dietary protein supplementation in the elderly for limiting muscle mass loss

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Supplementation with whey and other dietary protein, mainly associated with exercise training, has been proposed to be beneficial for the elderly to gain and maintain lean body mass and improve health parameters. The main objective of this review is to examine the evidence provided by the scientific literature indicating benefit from such supplementation… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00726-016-2355-4

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@article{Lancha2016DietaryPS, title={Dietary protein supplementation in the elderly for limiting muscle mass loss}, author={Antonio Herbert Lancha and Rudyard Zanella and Stefan Gleissner Ohara Tanabe and Mireille Andriamihaja and François Blachier}, journal={Amino Acids}, year={2016}, volume={49}, pages={33-47} }