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Adenosine-5'-triphosphate (ATP) supplementation improves low peak muscle torque and torque fatigue during repeated high intensity exercise sets

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, October 2012
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Title
Adenosine-5'-triphosphate (ATP) supplementation improves low peak muscle torque and torque fatigue during repeated high intensity exercise sets
Published in
Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, October 2012
DOI 10.1186/1550-2783-9-48
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Authors

John A Rathmacher, John C Fuller, Shawn M Baier, Naji N Abumrad, Hector F Angus, Rick L Sharp

Abstract

Intracellular concentrations of adenosine-5'-triphosphate (ATP) are many times greater than extracellular concentrations (1-10 mM versus 10-100 nM, respectively) and cellular release of ATP is tightly controlled. Transient rises in extracellular ATP and its metabolite adenosine have important signaling roles; and acting through purinergic receptors, can increase blood flow and oxygenation of tissues; and act as neurotransmitters. Increased blood flow not only increases substrate availability but may also aid in recovery through removal of metabolic waste products allowing muscles to accomplish more work with less fatigue. The objective of the present study was to determine if supplemental ATP would improve muscle torque, power, work, or fatigue during repeated bouts of high intensity resistance exercise.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Canada 3 6%
Israel 1 2%
Chile 1 2%
Malaysia 1 2%
United Kingdom 1 2%
Portugal 1 2%
Unknown 43 84%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 13 25%
Researcher 7 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 7 14%
Student > Master 6 12%
Lecturer 5 10%
Other 13 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Sports and Recreations 15 29%
Medicine and Dentistry 11 22%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 10 20%
Unspecified 5 10%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 4%
Other 8 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 28. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 02 August 2019.
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#618,436
of 13,722,218 outputs
Outputs from Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition
#222
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#5,117
of 131,424 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition
#1
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