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For current and aspiring performance nutritionists! The IOPN (Institute of Performance Nutrition) "We Do Science" Podcast, hosted by Dr Laurent Bannock, features a wide variety of leading guest experts (elite practitioners and scientists) with expertise in sport and exercise nutrition & related fields relevant to 'real-world' practice.

Feb 3, 2015

Episode 36 of the Guru Performance 'We Do Science' podcast! In this episode I (Laurent Bannock) discuss 'The Hormone Hypothesis' with Professor Stu Phillips PhD, McMaster University, Canada. In this session we get into:

  • Hormones and adaptations to resistance exercise
  • Hormones and Muscle Protein Synthesis
  • Testosterone, Growth Hormone, and IGF-1
  • Cortisol
  • Relevance of post exercise hormone responses
  • Do 'anabolic' hormones play a significant role in hypertrophy?

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