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UNC Human Research Core Invites Nutrigenomic Research to NCRC

November 11, 2015

The UNC Nutrition Research Institute’s Human Research Core is open for business to researchers on and off the NC Reserch Campus, especially those interested in nutrigenomic studies. By Kara Marker, NC Research Campus Marketing Intern Even though hundreds of study participants and numerous researchers have taken advantage of the Human Research Core in the UNC […]

A randomized, controlled trial to assess short-term black pepper consumption on 24-hour energy expenditure and substrate utilization

March 11, 2013

A randomized, controlled trial to assess short-term black pepper consumption on 24-hour energy expenditure and substrate utilization Functional Foods in Health and Disease 2013, Annalouise O’Connor1 , Karen D. Corbin,1 David C. Nieman2 , Andrew G. Swick1* 1UNC Nutrition Research Institute, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina Research Campus, Kannapolis, North Carolina, USA; 2Human Performance Laboratory, Appalachian State […]

The afterburners: Is post workout calorie burn real?

February 01, 2012

By Julie Deardorff During an exercise session, vigorous cardiovascular workouts such as running or biking can typically torch more calories than resistance or strength training. But what happens once the workout is over? Exercise scientists have long debated the wondrous notion of an exercise afterburn, or the body’s ability to keep burning calories even after you’ve […]

A 45-minute vigorous exercise bout increases metabolic rate for 14 hours.

September 11, 2011

A 45-minute vigorous exercise bout increases metabolic rate for 14 hours. Knab AM1, Shanely RA, Corbin KD, Jin F, Sha W, Nieman DC. Abstract INTRODUCTION: The magnitude and duration of the elevation in resting energy expenditure after vigorous exercise have not been measured in a metabolic chamber. This study investigated the effects of inserting a 45-min vigorous cycling bout into […]