Amino Acids, Branched-Chain

Known as: BCAA, Amino Acids, Branched-Chain [Chemical/Ingredient], Branched-Chain Amino Acids 
Amino acids which have a branched carbon chain.
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1935-2018
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Obesity and insulin resistance are the major predisposing factors to comorbidities, such as Type 2 diabetes, nonalcoholic fatty… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
OBJECTIVE To conduct a systematic review of cross-sectional and prospective human studies evaluating metabolite markers… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Metabolomic profiling of obese versus lean humans reveals a branched-chain amino acid (BCAA)-related metabolite signature that is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Elevations in branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) in human obesity were first reported in the 1960s. Such reports are of interest… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND & AIMS Nutritional intervention with branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) is reported to increase serum albumin… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The aim of the study was to investigate the effect of resistance exercise alone or in combination with oral intake of branched… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND & AIMS The role of oral supplementation with branched-chain amino acids (BCAA) in advanced cirrhosis is far from… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
To establish an accurate molecular model of human branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) metabolism, the distribution, activity, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Amino acids have been shown to stimulate protein synthesis, inhibit proteolysis, and decrease whole-body and forearm glucose… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Rates of muscle protein synthesis were measured in vivo in tissues of post-absorptive young rats that were given intravenous… (More)
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