Effects of pre-meal drinks with protein and amino acids on glycemic and metabolic responses at a subsequent composite meal

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Ulrika J Gunnerud, Cornelia Heinzle, Jens Juul Holst, Elin M Östman, Inger M E Björck

Whey proteins have insulinogenic properties and the effect appears to originate from a specific postprandial plasma amino acid pattern. The insulinogenic effect can be mimicked by a specific mixture of the five amino acids iso, leu, lys, thr and val.
Original languageEnglish
JournalP L o S One
Issue number9
Pages (from-to)e44731
Publication statusPublished - 2012

    Research areas

  • Adult, Amino Acids, Blood Glucose, Female, Gastric Inhibitory Polypeptide, Glucagon-Like Peptide 1, Humans, Insulin, Male, Meals, Milk Proteins, Soybean Proteins, Young Adult

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