Oral amino acid supplementation counteracts age-induced sarcopenia in elderly rats.

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We investigated the effects of a specific mixture of amino acid (AA) supplements on the adaptation changes induced by aging in the soleus muscle of rats. Male Wistar rats were divided into 3 groups (n = 5 each): young control (YO), 3 months of age; elderly control (EL), 18 months of age; and elderly orally supplemented with an AA mixture (EL-AA), 18 months… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2008.02.079

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@article{Pansarasa2008OralAA, title={Oral amino acid supplementation counteracts age-induced sarcopenia in elderly rats.}, author={Orietta Pansarasa and Vincenzo Flati and Giovanni Corsetti and Lorenza Brocca and Evasio Pasini and Giuseppe D'Antona}, journal={The American journal of cardiology}, year={2008}, volume={101 11A}, pages={35E-41E} }