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Branched Chain Amino Acid-Enriched Total Parental Nutrition in Cancer Cachexia (1983)

Title:

Branched Chain Amino Acid-Enriched Total Parental Nutrition in Cancer Cachexia

Key words:

amino acids

Research Institution:

New England Deaconess Medical Center

Location:

Massachusetts

Researcher:

Bruce R Bistrian

Project Description:

Dr. Bistrian sought to determine if feeding a special mixture of amino acids can stimulate cachectic cancer patients to synthesize proteins normally after consuming a conventional mixture of amino acids.

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