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08 June 2011

Is apple peel key to building muscle?

For Popeye, spinach was the key to extra muscle. For mice in a new study, it was apples, or more precisely a waxy substance called ursolic acid that's found in apple peel.

For Popeye, spinach was the key to extra muscle. For the mice in a new University of Iowa study, it was apples, or more precisely a waxy substance called ursolic acid that's found in apple peel.

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