Leucine and ACE inhibitors as therapies for sarcopenia: a two by two factorial randomised placebo controlled trial

Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Principal Investigator

Dr Asan Akpan

Consultant Physician in Community Geriatric & General Medicine Department of Medicine for the Elderly – Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Ageing Specialty Research Group Lead NIHR CRN Northwest Coast

Honorary Clinical Lecturer, Department of Musculoskeletal Biology, Instituute of Ageing and Chronic Disease – University of Liverpool

Email: asan.akpan@nihr.ac.uk

Research Nurse

Sherald Barnes

Address: Clinical Science Centre, 3rd floor, Aintree University Hospital, Longmore Lane, Liverpool, L9 7AL

Phone: 0151 529 5913

Email: sherald.barnes@nihr.ac.uk