An Overview of the Lizard

The lizard is a large group of squamate reptiles, with over 7,000 species. They range across all continents except Antarctica and most oceanic island chains. They are among the most widespread reptiles on earth. The following information will provide you with an overview of the lizard and its various characteristics. Symbolism of lizard A lizard… Continue reading An Overview of the Lizard

Adjustable Rate Mortgages

An adjustable rate mortgage, also known as a tracker mortgage or variable rate mortgage, is a type of loan in which the interest rate on the loan is based on an index, which reflects the cost of borrowing on the credit markets. The lender may offer an adjustable rate mortgage based on an index or… Continue reading Adjustable Rate Mortgages

Branched-Chain Amino Acids Increase Muscle Protein Synthesis

A recent study examined the protein synthesis in young men’s muscle and albumin after resistance exercise. The study also examined protein synthesis during rest and after resistance exercise. Branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) were found to increase p70S6k phosphorylation. This increase in phosphorylation is important for protein metabolism in the muscle. These changes are similar to… Continue reading Branched-Chain Amino Acids Increase Muscle Protein Synthesis

How to Make a Marble Cake

A marble cake is a gateau that has a swirled or streaked appearance. This appearance is achieved by lightly blending light and dark batters. Marble kuchen may be made with a vanilla or chocolate kuchen base, or may consist of both flavors. The result is a cake that is mainly vanilla with chocolate streaks running… Continue reading How to Make a Marble Cake