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The potential importance of the work reported in this bulletin centers about the need for a complete description of the initial step in the metabolism of amino acids, namely, their interaction or recognition by the brush border membrane which lines the intestinal lumen.
Life Sciences and Agriculture Experiment Station
Lerner, J. 1971. Intestinal absorption of amino acids in vitro with special reference to the chicken: A review of recent findings and methodological approaches in distinguishing transport systems. Life Sciences and Agriculture Experiment Station Technical Bulletin 50.