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leucine metabolic process

Known as: leucine metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving leucine, 2-amino-4-methylpentanoic acid. [GOC:ai]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Sirtuins are NAD+-dependent protein deacylases that regulate several aspects of metabolism and aging. In contrast to the other… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Creatine monohydrate (CrM) supplementation during resistance exercise training results in a greater increase in strength and fat… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Mechanisms of protein gain during protein feeding have been investigated using a combination of oral and intravenous labeled… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
This study examined whether variability among healthy young adults in resting metabolic rate, normalized for the amount of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
To investigate in humans whether interconversion of leucine and its alpha-keto acid, alpha-ketoisocaproate (KIC), is rate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
In vivo effects of insulin on plasma leucine and alanine kinetics were determined in healthy postabsorptive young men (n = 5… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Non-insulin-dependent diabetes (NIDDM) was obtained in adult rats following a neonatal streptozotocin injection. Rats with NIDDM… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
We have used the primed constant infusion of di-[15N]urea and [1-13C]leucine to determine the effects of mild exercise (approx 30… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Leucine metabolism in vivo can be determined from a primed, continuous infusion of L-[1-13C]leucine by measuring, at isotopic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Glucose and leucine metabolism in 18 severely burned patients were studied using the primed constant infusion of U-13C-glucose… Expand
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