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Spaghetti squash also contains specific nutrients that help convert the tryptophan in other foods you eat into serotonin.6 Healthy Foods to Fight the Flu, Beat Stress and More|DailyBurn|February 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So tryptophan at pretty big doses is a routine part of being a human on planet Earth.
Probably not—the tryptophan story provides us with the perfect cover for the real reason we so love the holiday.
The premise is this: turkey is chock-full of a soporific essential amino acid, tryptophan, one of the 22 essential amino acids.
Kent Sepkowitz explains why the ‘the tryptophan in turkey means sleep’ trope persists, despite multiple debunkings.
Trypsin: solution of small shreds of fresh fibrin in neutral and alkaline media, and tryptophan test.
A test for the production of tryptophan was reported positive.