Role of glutamine, as free or dipeptide form, on muscle recovery from resistance training: a review study

@article{Raizel2018RoleOG,
  title={Role of glutamine, as free or dipeptide form, on muscle recovery from resistance training: a review study},
  author={Raquel Raizel and J{\'u}lio Tirapegui},
  journal={Nutrire},
  year={2018},
  volume={43},
  pages={1-10}
}
BackgroundGlutamine plays a key role in several essential metabolic processes and is an important modulator of the heat shock protein (HSP) response, a crucial mechanism to maintain cellular homeostasis and to promote cell resistance to injury and death. This review summarized the effects of free l-glutamine or the dipeptide l-alanyl-l-glutamine upon muscle injury and inflammation, as well as muscle recovery from resistance training.Main body of the abstractThe 70-kDa HSP (HSP70) expression is… 

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