Historically, the amino acid tryptophan has been considered to play a role in cancer development and the aging process. In recent times, this nutrient has been associated with eosinophila myalgia syndrome - a new human disease that attacks the muscular system. This detailed book examines the implications of the large measure of fresh information ga
Tryptophan: A Unique Entity. Findings in Deficiency States. Genetics. Chemical Pathways Protein Metabolism, and Interrelationships. Blood and Hormonal Responses to Tryptophan (Lack or Excess). Effects or Influences on Biological Processes. Effects or Influences on Organ Systems. Pharmacology and Therapeutic Uses. Toxicity. Serotonin and Melatonin. Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome. Past and Future Directions.