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ISSN Graduate Diploma Podcast

Sep 17, 2018

In 2009, research by Atherton and colleagues assessed the effects of essential amino acids (EAA’s) and their impact on anabolic signalling. 


The group discovered that key signals for muscle growth, being mTORC-1 and 4EBP1 increased in response to the amino acid 'leucine', but not in response to any other EAA. In...

Sep 3, 2018

Thousands of women across the world pursue physique competitions. Each year, these competitors, dressed in their rhinestone-covered outfits, step on stage among other competitors, displaying their sculpted physiques to a judging panel.


These competitions are judged on a host of aesthetic, appearance criteria, rather...