Exceptional body composition changes attributed to collagen peptide supplementation and resistance training in older sarcopenic men

@article{Phillips2016ExceptionalBC,
  title={Exceptional body composition changes attributed to collagen peptide supplementation and resistance training in older sarcopenic men},
  author={Stuart M Phillips and Kevin D Tipton and Luc J. C. van Loon and Lex B. Verdijk and Douglas Paddon-Jones and Graeme L. Close},
  journal={British Journal of Nutrition},
  year={2016},
  volume={116},
  pages={569 - 570}
}
Abstract The results reported by Zdzieblik et al.(1), on gains in fat-free mass (FFM: mean 4·2 (SD 3·3) kg) and loss of body fat (mean −5·5 (SD 3·2) kg) in older sarcopenic men receiving 15 g/d of collagen peptides while resistance training for 12 weeks, are extraordinary. The algebraic difference between the collagen peptide-supplemented and placebo groups in terms of FFM reported by Zdzieblik et al.(1) was approximately 1·3 kg, which is 2·7 and 5·6 times greater than the standardised mean… 
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