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Table 1 Subjects characteristic at inclusion

From: Pea proteins oral supplementation promotes muscle thickness gains during resistance training: a double-blind, randomized, Placebo-controlled clinical trial vs. Whey protein

  Pea Whey Placebo Anova ( P )
Age (years) 22.0 ± 3.5 22.1 ± 3.6 21.7 ± 3.9 0.860
BMI (kg/m2) 23.1 ± 2.6 23.0 ± 3.0 22.9 ± 2.5 0.946
Biceps brachii thickness (mm) 25.0 ± 3.6 24.3 ± 3.8 25.4 ± 3.8 0.281
Mean circ. at rest (cm) 32.3 ± 2.5 32.0 ± 3.2 32.2 ± 2.5 0.829
Mean circ. contracted (cm) 33.3 ± 2.6 32.7 ± 3.0 32.9 ± 2.5 0.458
Isometric torque (N.m) 80.8 ± 14.1 78.5 ± 18.3 79.0 ± 14.9 0.731
Concentric torque (N.m) 62.7 ± 12.4 61.8 ± 14.3 64.0 ± 13.4 0.687
Eccentric torque (N.m) 92.3 ± 15.0 88.4 ± 17.8 88.9 ± 16.3 0.425
Arm-curl 1-RM (kg) 27.0 ± 6.3 25.3 ± 5.2 26.6 ± 5.3 0.260
  1. BMI: body mass index; 1-RM: one maximum repetition; circ.: circumference.