Differential weight loss with intermittent fasting or daily calorie restriction in low- and high-fitness phenotypes Article (Faculty180)

cited authors

  • Davis, Ashl E; Smyers, Mark E; Beltz, Lisa; Mehta, Devanshi M; Britton, Steven L; Koch, Lauren G; Novak, Colleen M


  • What is the central question of this study? How does intrinsic aerobic capacity impact weight loss with 50% daily caloric restriction and alternate-day fasting? What is the main finding and its importance? Intermittent fasting is effective for weight loss in rats with low fitness, which highlights the importance of how intermittent fasting interacts with aerobic fitness.

publication date

  • 2021

published in

start page

  • 1731

end page

  • 1742


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