Special Issue "Dietary Protein and Human Health"


A special issue of Nutrients (ISSN 2072-6643).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 October 2013)

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor
Dr. Heather J. Leidy
Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, University of Missouri, 204 Gwynn Hall, Columbia, MO 6521, USA
E-Mail: leidyh@missouri.edu
Phone: +1 573 882 0654
Interests: hormonal control of appetite (with specific emphasis on ghrelin; PYY; GLP-1; CCK; leptin); diet and exercise interventions to prevent obesity; increased dietary protein; breakfast skipping; adolescents

Special Issue Information


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Published Papers (3 papers)

by , , , ,  and
Nutrients 2014, 6(4), 1578-1597; doi:10.3390/nu6041578
Received: 27 December 2013; in revised form: 26 March 2014 / Accepted: 28 March 2014 / Published: 15 April 2014
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by ,  and
Nutrients 2014, 6(3), 1080-1102; doi:10.3390/nu6031080
Received: 27 November 2013; in revised form: 14 February 2014 / Accepted: 19 February 2014 / Published: 13 March 2014
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by  and
Nutrients 2014, 6(1), 371-381; doi:10.3390/nu6010371
Received: 1 November 2013; in revised form: 17 December 2013 / Accepted: 9 January 2014 / Published: 17 January 2014
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Last update: 4 April 2013

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