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Document type:
Buchbeitrag 
Author(s):
Lingen J, Hofmann H, Schoenfelder M 
Title:
The role of testosterone in nutrition and sports: an overview 
Pages contribution:
315-322 
Abstract:
Testosterone is a steroid hormone with powerful androgenic and anabolic effects. It is generally known that testosterone can help to build muscle mass and change body composition in favor of fat-free mass. Additionally those effects can be enhanced if combined with strength training. Testosterone exerts its hypertrophic effects on muscles in an anabolic as well as an anti-catabolic manner, leading to increased protein synthesis and decreased protein breakdown; and furthermore leading to an acti...    »
 
Dewey Decimal Classification:
570 Biowissenschaften, Biologie; 610 Medizin und Gesundheit; 790 Sport, Spiele, Unterhaltung 
Editor:
Bagchi D, Sreejavan N, Sen C K 
Book title:
Nutrition and enhanced sports performance: Muscle building, endurance, and strength 
Publisher:
Elsevier Verlag 
Publisher address:
München 
Year:
2013 
Print-ISBN:
9780123964540 
E-ISBN:
9780123964779 
Language:
en 
Semester:
SS 13 
TUM Institution:
Professur für Bewegung, Ernährung und Gesundheit 
Format:
Text 
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