Special Issue "Dietary Protein and Metabolism"
A special issue of Nutrients (ISSN 2072-6643).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (10 February 2011)
Prof. Dr. Margriet Westerterp
Department of Human Biology, Nutrim, and Wageningen Centre of Food Sciences, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Interests: dietary protein and thermogenic foods; and their metabolic effects in relation to body weight regulation; aetiology of obesity in children; and subject-specific treatment of overweight in adults; including the significance of genetic background; i.e. relevant polymorphisms; food intake regulation and neuroscience; i.e. neuro-endocrinology combined with brain imaging