Acute effect of poly-gamma-glutamic acid on calcium absorption in post-menopausal women

Tanimoto, Hiroyuki, Fox, Tom, Eagles, John, Satoh, Hitoshi, Nozawa, Hiroko, Okiyama, Atsushi, Morinaga, Yasushi and Fairweather-Tait, Susan J (2007) Acute effect of poly-gamma-glutamic acid on calcium absorption in post-menopausal women. Journal of the American College of Nutrition, 26 (6). pp. 645-649. ISSN 0731-5724

Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy)

Abstract

Poly-gamma-glutamic acid (PGA) increases calcium (Ca) solubility in vitro and in vivo, and is associated with reduced bone loss in post-menopausal Japanese women. This study is the first to examine the effect of PGA on Ca absorption in humans.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: calcium,calcium isotopes,cross-over studies,female,humans,injections, intravenous,intestinal absorption,middle aged,osteoporosis, postmenopausal,polyglutamic acid,postmenopause
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Faculty of Science > School of Chemistry
Depositing User: Rhiannon Harvey
Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2011 13:35
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2020 19:12
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/33287
DOI:

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item