Availability of intestinal microbial lysine for whole body lysine homeostasis in human subjects

CC Metges, AE El-Khoury, L Henneman, KJ Petzke, I Grant, S Bedri, PP Pereira, AM Ajami, MF Fuller, VR Young

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E597-E607
JournalAmerican Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1999
Externally publishedYes


  • amino acid requirement
  • gas chromatography-combustion-isotope ratio
  • lysine kinetics
  • lysine-15-nitrogen
  • mass spectrometry
  • tracer balance

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