Cancer cachexia is a complex syndrome characterized by diminished nutrient intake and progressive tissue depletion manifest clinically as anorexia and weight loss. This review examines the basic research that has addressed the fundamental derangements in host intermediary protein metabolism and evaluates current therapeutic approaches to the management of cancer cachexia. This volume provides a new approach as well as a comprehensive review of current basic and clinical research.Arg, His, Pro* Proa Proa Arg, Hisaquot; Ala, Asn/Asp, Arg, Gln, Glu, Gly, His, Lys, Phe, Pro, Ser, Thr, Tyra Trpa Trpa All compared to stable weight controls Esophageal Ca-22% wt loss Metastatic Sarcoma- 10% wt loss No indication as to weight-loss anbsp;...
|Title||:||Protein and Amino Acid Metabolism in Cancer Cachexia|
|Author||:||Peter W.T. Pisters, Murray F. Brennan|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-11-21|