New Perspectives on Dietary Protein and Bone Health Is the Interaction between Dietary Protein and Calcium Destructive or Constructive for Bone ? : Summary 1 , 2

The skeletal system is a dynamic tissue that has evolved to serve two major functions: provision of structural integrity for locomotion and a metabolic reservoir for mineral homeostasis and acid–base balance. It is the latter function that placed the nutrients calcium and protein, the main constituents of bone matrix, in the forefront of the discussions at… (More)