List of foods high in isoleucine

Food rich in isoleucine


Foods that contain a lot of isoleucine are the following:

* Meat products rich in isoleucine

  • Milk and dairy products, especially cheese and protein supplements made from milk powder (whey protein)

  • Eggs, meat (chicken, pork, beef, etc)

  • Fish (salmon, halibut, sardines, mackerel, etc.)

* Plant foods rich in isoleucine

Sunflower seeds contain a lot of isoleucine
Sunflower seeds contain a lot of isoleucine

In general, plant foods do not contain so much isoleucine as foods rich in animal protein. Among the richest plant sources of isoleucine, we can include:

* Related information:

- Properties of proteins

- Proteins formation

- Proteins function

- Daily proteins needs

- Vegetal proteins

- How to combine vegetable proteins

List of amino acids in food

Essential amino acids

Nonessential amino acids

Phenylalanine, Isoleucine, Leucine, Lysine, Methionine, Threonine, Tryptophan, Valine

Aspartic acid, Glutaminic acid, Alanine, Arginine, Cysteine, Cystine, Glycine, Hydroxyproline, Proline, Serine, Tyrosine


punto rojo More information on amino acids in the listing above

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