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Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease
Submission deadline: 31 December 2019
Special Issue Editor
Guoyao Wu, PhD
Animal Science and Nutrition, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
Interests: Amino acids and protein; Nutrition; Health
Keywords
Cell Biology
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Published Paper (35 Papers)
Open Access Review
Trilactic glyceride regulates lipid metabolism and improves gut function in piglets
Tao Wu, Kang Li, Yang Lyu, Dan Yi, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2020, 25(7), 1324–1336; https://doi.org/10.2741/4858
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Analysis of repeated measures data in nutrition research
Unkyung Lee, Tanya P. Garcia, Raymond J. Carroll, Kyler R. Gilbreath, Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2019, 24(8), 1377–1389; https://doi.org/10.2741/4785
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Establishment of a porcine model of indomethacin-induced intestinal injury

Dan Yi, Wenkai Liu, Yongqing Hou, Lei Wang, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2018, 23(11), 2166–2176; https://doi.org/10.2741/4697
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Establishment of a recombinant Escherichia coli-induced piglet diarrhea model

Tao Wu, Yang Lv, Xueni Li, Di Zhao, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2018, 23(8), 1517–1534; https://doi.org/10.2741/4658
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Homeostatic regulation of plasma amino acid concentrations

Shengfa F. Liao, Naresh Regmi, Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2018, 23(4), 640–655; https://doi.org/10.2741/4610
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Ghrelin doesn’t limit insulin release in pregnant rats fed low protein diet

Haijun Gao, Eric Ho, Chandra Yallampalli
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2017, 22(9), 1523–1533; https://doi.org/10.2741/4556
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Expression of proteins in intestinal middle villus epithelial cells of weaning piglets

Fei Wu, Xia Xiong, Huansheng Yang, Kang Yao, ... Yulong Yin
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2017, 22(4), 539–557; https://doi.org/10.2741/4501
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Differential proteome analysis along jejunal crypt-villus axis in piglets

Xia Xiong, Huansheng Yang, Xihai Hu, Xiaocheng Wang, ... Yulong Yin
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2016, 21(2), 343–363; https://doi.org/10.2741/4392
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Gene expression profiles in the intestine of lipopolysaccharide-challenged piglets

Dan Yi, Yongqing Hou, Lei Wang, Di Zhao, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2016, 21(3), 487–501; https://doi.org/10.2741/4404
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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L-Arginine improves DNA synthesis in LPS-challenged enterocytes
Bi’e Tan, Hao Xiao, Xia Xiong, Jing Wang, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2015, 20(6), 989–1003; https://doi.org/10.2741/4352
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Nutritional and regulatory roles of leucine in muscle growth and fat reduction
Yehui Duan, Fengna Li, Hongnan Liu, Yinghui Li, ... Yulong Yin
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2015, 20(4), 796–813; https://doi.org/10.2741/4338
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Beneficial roles of dietary oleum cinnamomi in alleviating intestinal injury
Lei Wang, Yongqing Hou, Dan Yi, Binying Ding, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2015, 20(5), 814–828; https://doi.org/10.2741/4339
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Aquaporins in the female reproductive system of mammals
Cui Zhu, Zongyong Jiang, Fuller W. Bazer, Gregory A. Johnson, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2015, 20(5), 838–871; https://doi.org/10.2741/4341
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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N-acetylcysteine and intestinal health: a focus on mechanisms of its actions
Yongqing Hou, Lei Wang, Dan Yi, Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2015, 20(5), 872–891; https://doi.org/10.2741/4342
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Analysis of energy expenditure in diet-induced obese rats
Houssein Assaad, Kang Yao, Carmen D. Tekwe, Shuo Feng, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2014, 19(6), 967–985; https://doi.org/10.2741/4261
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Use of the Ussing chamber technique to study nutrient transport by epithelial tissues

Liuqin He, Yulong Yin, Tiejun Li, Rulin Huang, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2013, 18(4), 1266–1274; https://doi.org/10.2741/4178
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Octamer-binding transcription factors: genomics and functions

Feng-Qi Zhao
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2013, 18(3), 1051–1071; https://doi.org/10.2741/4162
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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IUGR alters muscle fiber development and proteome in fetal pigs
Taiji Wang, Chuang Liu, Cuiping Feng, Xiaoqiu Wang, ... Junjun Wang
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2013, 18(2), 598–607; https://doi.org/10.2741/4123
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Roles of heat-shock protein 70 in protecting against intestinal mucosal damage
Xin Wu, Yuzhe Zhang, Yulong Yin, Zheng Ruan, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2013, 18(1), 356–365; https://doi.org/10.2741/4106
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Regulatory roles for L-arginine in reducing white adipose tissue
Bi'e Tan, Xinguo Li, Yulong Yin, Zhenlong Wu, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2012, 17(6), 2237–2246; https://doi.org/10.2741/4047
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amino acids in nutrition, health, and disease)
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Nutritional and regulatory role of branched-chain amino acids in lactation
Jian Lei, Dingyuan Feng, Yongliang Zhang, Feng-Qi Zhao, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2012, 17(7), 2725–2739; https://doi.org/10.2741/4082
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Multiple roles of proline transport and metabolism in trypanosomatids
Frederic Bringaud, Michael P. Barrett, Dan Zilberstein
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2012, 17(1), 349–374; https://doi.org/10.2741/3931
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Substrate channeling in proline metabolism
Benjamin W. Arentson, Nikhilesh Sanyal, Donald F. Becker
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2012, 17(1), 375–388; https://doi.org/10.2741/3932
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Unique structural features and sequence motifs of proline utilization A (PutA)
Ranjan K. Singh, John J. Tanner
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2012, 17(2), 556–568; https://doi.org/10.2741/3943
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Proline dehydrogenase: a key enzyme in controlling cellular homeostasis
Caroline Servet, Thanos Ghelis, Luc Richard, Aviah Zilberstein, Arnould Savoure
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2012, 17(2), 607–620; https://doi.org/10.2741/3947
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The Na⁺/L-proline transporter PutP
Heinrich Jung, Daniel Hilger, Michael Raba
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2012, 17(2), 745–759; https://doi.org/10.2741/3955
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Proline metabolism and cancer
James M Phang, Wei Liu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2012, 17(5), 1835–1845; https://doi.org/10.2741/4022
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Metabonomics and its role in amino acid nutrition research
Qinghua He, Yulong Yin, Feng Zhao, Xiangfeng Kong, ... Pingping Ren
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2011, 16(7), 2451–2460; https://doi.org/10.2741/3865
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Amino acids and diabetes: implications for endocrine, metabolic and immune function
Philip Newsholme, Fernando Abdulkader, Eduardo Rebelato, Talita Romanatto, ... Tania Cristina Pithon-Curi
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2011, 16(1), 315–339; https://doi.org/10.2741/3690
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Regulation of protein metabolism by glutamine: implications for nutrition and health
Pengbin Xi, Zongyong Jiang, Chuntian Zheng, Yingcai Lin, Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2011, 16(2), 578–597; https://doi.org/10.2741/3707
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Amino acid metabolism in intestinal bacteria: links between gut ecology and host health
Zhao-Lai Dai, Guoyao Wu, Wei-Yun Zhu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2011, 16(5), 1768–1786; https://doi.org/10.2741/3820
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Brown adipose tissue growth and development: significance and nutritional regulation
Michael Carey Satterfield, Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2011, 16(4), 1589–1608; https://doi.org/10.2741/3807
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Regulation of protein synthesis by amino acids in muscle of neonates
Agus Suryawan, Teresa A Davis
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2011, 16(4), 1445–1460; https://doi.org/10.2741/3798
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Channelling of arginine in NO and polyamine pathways in colonocytes and consequences
Francois Blachier, Anne Marie Davila, Robert Benamouzig, Daniel Tome
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2011, 16(4), 1331–1343; https://doi.org/10.2741/3792
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Alpha-Ketoglutarate and intestinal function
Yongqing Hou, Lei Wang, Binying Ding, Yulan Liu, ... Guoyao Wu
Front. Biosci. (Landmark Ed) 2011, 16(3), 1186–1196; https://doi.org/10.2741/3783
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