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Digestion and Absorption of Proteins

  • Anil Gupta
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Abstract

Dietary proteins are building elements of the living body. Proteins are primarily necessary for generation and regeneration of body tissues. Proteins have higher impact on growth than lipids and carbohydrates. 1 g of protein provides 4 calories of energy.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anil Gupta
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  1. 1.Department of Physiology and BiochemistryEklavya Dental College and HospitalKotputliIndia

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