Nutritional status in patients with phenylketonuria using glycomacropeptide as their major protein source

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Background/Objectives:Low phenylalanine (PHE), glycomacropeptide-based protein substitute (GMP) is an alternative to traditional L-amino acid supplements (AA) used in the dietary management of phenylketonuria (PKU). In a retrospective, longitudinal study, we report the nutritional status of PKU patients taking AA and GMP.Subjects/Methods:Eleven PKU patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ejcn.2017.38

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@article{Pinto2017NutritionalSI, title={Nutritional status in patients with phenylketonuria using glycomacropeptide as their major protein source}, author={A. Mota Pinto and M F Almeida and Pedro de la Cruz Ramos and Sandra Mara Santana Rocha and Arlindo Guimas and R. Ribeiro and Elizabeth Ang{\'e}lica Leme Martins and Anabela Bandeira and Andrew MacDonald and J. Rocha}, journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition}, year={2017}, volume={71}, pages={1230-1234} }