Nitrogen balance studies in young men to assess the protein quality of an isolated soy protein in relation to meat proteins.

The protein nutritional value of an isolated soy protein was examined in healthy young men during 10-day N-balance periods. In the first study (expt 1), 10 young men received a diet providing a test protein (N X 6.25) intake of 0.6 g protein per kilogram per day with nitrogen from either lean beef, isolated soy protein or various combinations of the two… CONTINUE READING