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a white crystalline amino acid occurring in proteins that is essential for nutrition

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In ovo L-leucine administration stimulates lipid metabolisms in heat-exposed male, but not female, chicks to afford thermotolerance.
In this paper, new QAS compounds containing active moiety 1,3,4-oxadiazole L-amino acids, L-Leucine, L-Phenylalanine and L-Methionine attached to secondary ammonium bromide group were successfully synthesized and characterized.
Aerosol Enhancer L-Leucine. L-Leucine (Figure 2) is frequently studied as aerosol enhancer for DPI delivery of numerous drugs for treatment of several respiratory diseases.
BCAAs: branched-chain amino acids; MS: metabolic system; CVD: cardiovascular disease; BMI: body mass index; SBP: systolic blood pressure; DBP: diastolic blood pressure; HDLC: high density lipoprotein cholesterol; LDL-C: low density lipoprotein cholesterol; FPG: fasting plasma glucose; HbA1c: hemoglobin A1c; TG: triglycerides; TC: total cholesterol; UA: uric acid; e-GFR: estimated glomerular filtration rate; L-Leu: L-leucine; L-Ile: L-isoleucine; and L-Val: L-valine.
Since low cAMP concentration stimulates the uptake of and L-leucine [30], we can see that the uptake rate of leucine was increasing (the extracellular leucine level was decreasing), while the extracellular cAMP level was decreasing.
Scharfmann, "L-Leucine alters pancreatic [beta]-cell differentiation and function via the mTor signaling pathway," Diabetes, vol.
All minimal media contained the following supplements unless indicated otherwise: uracil (20mg/L), L-histidine (20mg/L), L-tryptophan (20mg/L), and L-leucine (30 mg/L = 0.23 mM).
As part of the deal, C2N gets from Cambridge an upfront payment, commercial milestone fees, future supply guarantees of stable isotopes at predictable prices, and large quantities of GMP-grade stable isotope (13C6) labelled leucine (L-Leucine).
For the tests carried out with amino acids, pancreatic islets were incubated with L-leucine (20 mM) and/or L-arginine (20 mM) with or without glucose (8.3 mM), as previously described (LATORRACA et al., 1999).
NuControl's patent-pending combination of L-leucine, resveratrol and vitamins D and K targets the biological pathways in the body to increase the ability to process glucose and has no known adverse side-effects, according to the company.
PepForm[TM] Leucine Peptides is a new product from Glanbia Nutritionals that contains high levels of leucine-rich peptides isolated from whey proteins to deliver the essential amino acid L-Leucine in a soluble and highly bioavailable form.
It has not shown any growth in presence of L-hydroxyproline, d-1alpha amino butyric acid, L-valine, urea, L-cysteine and L-leucine. All strains were allantoin negative except ST 67 and ST 69.
It has higher concentrations of the essential branched chain amino acids L-isoleucine, L-leucine and L-valine, and is also a rich source of the powerful microfractions alpha-lactalbumin and glycomacropeptides, which are key factors in enhancing bioavailability, boosting immune response and greatly increasing anabolic activity.
L-Arginine, L-Glutamine, L-Leucine, L-Isoleucine, L-Valine, L-Citrulline , Cognizin[TM] (Citicoline), Natural & non-animal origin L-Cysteines including NAC, SoyScience[TM]; a patented soy protein/phospholipid complex, and mineral Aspartates.
The bars are also described as an excellent source of branched-chain amino acids (BCAA), supplying 2.5-3 grams of L-leucine, L-isoleucine and L-valine.