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- Maggio, Marcello, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Nutrients 2016 v.8 no.4
- C-reactive protein; acute course; anti-inflammatory activity; inflammation; interleukin-1; interleukin-6; nutrients; nutritional intervention; omega-3 fatty acids; polyunsaturated fatty acids; sarcopenia; tumor necrosis factor-alpha; vitamin D; whey; whey protein
- ... Chronic activation of the inflammatory response, defined as inflammaging, is the key physio-pathological substrate for anabolic resistance, sarcopenia and frailty in older individuals. Nutrients can theoretically modulate this phenomenon. The underlying molecular mechanisms reducing the synthesis of pro-inflammatory mediators have been elucidated, particularly for vitamin D, n-3 polyunsaturated fa ...