Overview

glyconutrient


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A nutrient containing one or more essential sugars. Healthy individuals can normally synthesize all of these essential sugars from glucose. However, glyconutrient supplementation might be of benefit to those in whom the synthetic pathways are not working efficiently. Supplementation might also lead to health and fitness benefits in healthy individuals by reducing the energy expended on synthesising the essential sugars.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.