Re-examination of Dietary Amino Acid Sensing Reveals a GCN2-Independent Mechanism
- Author(s): Knight, Zachary
- Leib, DE
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC4836942?pdf=render
© 2015 The Authors.Animals cannot synthesize nine essential amino acids (EAAs) and must therefore obtain them from food. Mice reportedly reject food lacking a single EAA within the first hour of feeding. This remarkable phenomenon is proposed to involve po