A wide range of animals, plants and even fungi, contain protein useful for muscle development, although dairy has dominated the sports nutrition market until recently.

Steve Myers, Senior Editor

November 1, 2017

1 Min Read
Protein Choices Abound for Sports Nutrition

Protein is the keystone of sports nutrition, as it is the most crucial dietary component for building muscle. Not only have sports formulators taken advantage of the wider range of protein sources, but they have benefited from new delivery forms.

About the Author(s)

Steve Myers

Senior Editor

Steve Myers is a graduate of the English program at Arizona State University. He first entered the natural products industry and Virgo Publishing in 1997, right out of college, but escaped the searing Arizona heat by relocating to the East Coast. He left Informa Markets in 2022, after a formidable career focused on financial, regulatory and quality control issues, in addition to writing stories ranging research results to manufacturing. In his final years with the company, he spearheaded the editorial direction of Natural Products Insider.

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