Affiliation: TNO Nutrition and Food Research
Country: The Netherlands
- Carbohydrate intake improves cognitive performance of stress-prone individuals under controllable laboratory stressC R Markus
Department of Psychonomics, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Br J Nutr 82:457-67. 1999....
- The bovine protein alpha-lactalbumin increases the plasma ratio of tryptophan to the other large neutral amino acids, and in vulnerable subjects raises brain serotonin activity, reduces cortisol concentration, and improves mood under stressC R Markus
TNO Nutrition and Food Research Institute, Zeist, The Netherlands
Am J Clin Nutr 71:1536-44. 2000..Therefore, a diet-induced increase in tryptophan availability may increase brain serotonin synthesis and improve coping and mood, particularly in stress-vulnerable subjects...
- Effects of food on cortisol and mood in vulnerable subjects under controllable and uncontrollable stressR Markus
TNO Nutrition and Food Research Institute, Utrechtseweg 48, P O Box 360, 3700 AJ, Zeist, The Netherlands
Physiol Behav 70:333-42. 2000....