Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism / 2011 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Protein and Amino Acid Supplementation Does Not Alter Proteolytic Gene Expression following Immobilization

Table 2

Dietary values assessed prior to the three testing sessions for placebo (PLA) and protein/amino acid (PAA) groups. All data are presented as mean ± standard deviation. Results indicated a significant difference between groups at days 14 and 28 for total protein and relative protein ( ) and a significant change from baseline over time for the PAA group ( ). *Denotes a significant time effect and denotes a significant difference between groups.

VariablePLAPAA

Day0142801428

Total calories (kcal/day)2400 ± 8612309 ± 6902292 ± 6591936 ± 2362494 ± 5912343 ± 589
Total CHO (g/day)290 ± 103310 ± 90308 ± 88232 ± 33257 ± 43241 ± 69
Total fat (g/day)105 ± 5276 ± 2881 ± 3181 ± 1789 ± 3381 ± 34
Total protein (g/day)94 ± 4378 ± 2282 ± 2773 ± 12177 ± 36*167 ± 26*
Relative protein (g/kg/day)1.2 ± 0.41.0 ± 0.31.0 ± 0.40.9 ± 0.32.2 ± 0.7*2.1 ± 0.7*