What are the essential elements needed for the determination of amino acid requirements in humans?

@article{Fuerst2004WhatAT,
  title={What are the essential elements needed for the determination of amino acid requirements in humans?},
  author={Peter Fuerst and Peter Stehle},
  journal={The Journal of nutrition},
  year={2004},
  volume={134 6 Suppl},
  pages={1558S-1565S}
}
The aims of this introductory article are to survey and critically evaluate the concepts and approaches that have been used to assess amino acid adequacy and to hypothesize about possible future directions of research. The issue in question is extensive, consequently this article will be limited to: 1) definitions of amino acid requirements; 2) available techniques to assess amino acid requirements; 3) actual recommendations for healthy adults; 4) factors influencing requirements; and 5… CONTINUE READING
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