Call Us Today! 979-422-1789 | info@ctral.org

admin

About Web Unlimited

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Web Unlimited has created 30 blog entries.

Quiz: Myths and Facts About Protein

By |August 14th, 2015|

How much you know about protein?   to take a quiz about myths and facts about protein on the WebMD website.

Comments Off on Quiz: Myths and Facts About Protein

Dr. Deutz presentation at the 16th ISHEN Symposium, London

By |August 14th, 2015|

 to watch Dr. Deutz’s presentation ‘Targeted fluxomic in humans to measure the synthesis and breakdown of biological molecules’ (September 2014).

Comments Off on Dr. Deutz presentation at the 16th ISHEN Symposium, London

Should you double your protein intake?

By |August 14th, 2015|

 to read an article in DailyBurn about a research study on optimal protein intake for older adults (published in the American Journal of Phisyology: Endocrinology and Metabolsim).

Comments Off on Should you double your protein intake?

Texas A&M Today – Lying Down So Others Can Stand

By |August 14th, 2015|

Staying in bed for a few days sounds like a vacation for most; for hospital patients, though, extended stays in bed can be problematic and even dangerous. But thanks to volunteers at Texas A&M University who stayed in bed for 10 days straight, researchers may find ways to make bed rest safer. Click here to […]

Comments Off on Texas A&M Today – Lying Down So Others Can Stand

Huffines Institute – Podcast Friday with Dr. Marielle Engelen

By |August 14th, 2015|

  to listen to a podcast with CTRAL co-director Dr. Marielle Engelen about the current research into the prevention of muscle loss in chronic diseases

Comments Off on Huffines Institute – Podcast Friday with Dr. Marielle Engelen

Healthy seniors needed for new bed rest study

By |August 14th, 2015|

Are you 60-79 years old with NO major health concerns?

If so, you could qualify to participate in a Research Study focusing on the effects of an Oral Nutritional Supplement in combination with a Training Program on Muscle Mass Loss with Bed Rest.

Time commitment consists of 2 or 3 screening visits, 5 study days prior to 10 days & nights […]

Comments Off on Healthy seniors needed for new bed rest study

Testimonial of BL 20 study participants

By |August 14th, 2015|

Lying Down to Help Others Stand Up

Walking in to the Center for Translational Research in Aging and Longevity (CTRAL) research area, you hear laughter. Participants are laughing. Researchers are laughing. Jokes. Stories about life. Talk of what will be their first meal when they leave. Most laughter ensues.
There is technology available to keep entertained, but […]

Comments Off on Testimonial of BL 20 study participants

Expert Gobbles Up Myth About Turkey, Explores Link To Memory Loss

By |August 14th, 2015|

If you feel sleepy after your holiday turkey dinner, don’t blame the bird, says Texas A&M University Professor Dr. Nicolaas Deutz. As the myth goes, an amino acid found in turkey called tryptophan causes drowsiness. Click here to read more.

 

Comments Off on Expert Gobbles Up Myth About Turkey, Explores Link To Memory Loss

Active Study Explores Link Between Tryptophan and Memory Loss

By |August 14th, 2015|

As the myth goes, the drowsiness one feels after a satisfying Thanksgiving meal is caused by tryptophan – an amino acid found in turkey. According to Dr. Nicolaas Deutz, professor at the Center for Translational Research in Aging and Longevity (CTRAL), that theory is wrong on several levels. Click here to read more.

Comments Off on Active Study Explores Link Between Tryptophan and Memory Loss

$13 Mil. Facility Allows for Human Research Collaboration

By |August 14th, 2015|

By the time its built in 2016, the Human Clinical Research Facility will be the proverbial hub for human research collaboration at Texas A&M University. Envisioned by the Department of Health & Kinesiology, it will house both the Center for Translational Research in Aging and Longevity (CTRAL), headed by Dr. Nicolaas Deutz, and the […]

Comments Off on $13 Mil. Facility Allows for Human Research Collaboration