Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 210 items for :

  • glucose tolerance x
  • User-accessible content x
Clear All
Free access

Inagadapa J N Padmavathi, Kalashikam Rajender Rao and Manchala Raghunath

response to oral glucose challenge ( Berney et al . 1997 , Reusens & Remacle 2001 ). We showed earlier that maternal micronutrient restriction increased body fat% especially the central adiposity, impaired plasma lipids, altered glucose tolerance

Free access

Sufang Chen, Wei Wei, Minjie Chen, Xiaobo Qin, Lianglin Qiu, Li Zhang, Yuhao Zhang, Qi Cao and Zhekang Ying

impairs glucose tolerance, which is widely believed to be dependent on TNFα-induced serine phosphorylation of insulin receptor substrates (IRSs) ( Hotamisligil et al . 1993 ). In addition, the increased tolerance to glucose in TNFα − / − mice

Free access

Ji Seon Park, Su Jung Bae, Sik-Won Choi, You Hwa Son, Sung Bum Park, Sang Dal Rhee, Hee Youn Kim, Won Hoon Jung, Seung Kyu Kang, Jin Hee Ahn, Seong Hwan Kim and Ki Young Kim

tissue in 11β-HSD1-overexpressed mice showed metabolic syndrome-like phenotypes such as central obesity, glucose tolerance, and insulin resistance ( Masuzaki et al . 2001 , Paterson et al . 2004 ). By contrast, 11β-HSD1-deficient mice showed a

Free access

Zhipeng Li, Zhaoshui Shangguan, Yijie Liu, Jihua Wang, Xuejun Li, Shuyu Yang and Suhuan Liu

. 2012 ), anti-inflammation ( Huang et al . 2012 , Jin et al . 2012 ), and anti-apoptosis ( Liang et al . 2012 , Zhang et al . 2012 ) properties. It has been reported that puerarin improved insulin resistance and glucose tolerance ( Prasain et al

Free access

Qinyun Ma, Jianxia Fan, Jiqiu Wang, Shuai Yang, Qing Cong, Rui Wang, Qianqian Lv, Ruixin Liu and Guang Ning

, which possibly contributes to GDM development. Materials and methods Patients In this study, a standard 75 g oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) was performed on pregnant women with fasting plasma glucose of 4.4 mmol/l or greater at 24–28 weeks of

Free access

Yanyan Cao, Yunsheng Li, Jaekyung Kim, Yulin Ren, Klaus Himmeldirk, Yi Liu, Yanrong Qian, Fengming Liu and Xiaozhuo Chen

measurement of plasma insulin. At the end of the study with HFD-induced T2D mice, 6Cl-TGQ-treated mice were subjected to a glucose tolerance test. Glucose was injected into mice at time zero, and blood glucose levels were monitored for about 3.5 h until blood

Free access

Yuka Toyoshima, Reiko Tokita, Yoichiro Ohne, Fumihiko Hakuno, Tadashi Noguchi, Shiro Minami, Hisanori Kato and Shin-Ichiro Takahashi

the comparison with the effects in skeletal muscle, severe protein malnutrition was induced by feeding rats a PF for 1 week as in the previous study ( Toyoshima et al . 2004 ). The effects of protein deprivation on glucose and pyruvate tolerances and

Free access

Pamela Petrocchi-Passeri, Cheryl Cero, Alessandro Cutarelli, Claudio Frank, Cinzia Severini, Alessandro Bartolomucci and Roberta Possenti

, Bartolomucci et al . 2006 ) and showing activity on synaptic plasticity ( Alder et al . 2003 , Bozdagi et al . 2008 , Thakker-Varia et al . 2014 ) – was the most potent in inducing insulin secretion and in improving glucose tolerance in vivo . Materials

Free access

Carolina Gustavsson, Tomoyoshi Soga, Erik Wahlström, Mattias Vesterlund, Alireza Azimi, Gunnar Norstedt and Petra Tollet-Egnell

during development of NAFLD and insulin resistance. For example, it was shown that oestrogen receptor α knockout mice develop fatty liver, hepatic insulin resistance and impaired glucose tolerance ( Bryzgalova et al . 2006 ). High-fat or high

Free access

Björn Hansson, Sebastian Wasserstrom, Björn Morén, Vipul Periwal, Petter Vikman, Samuel W Cushman, Olga Göransson, Petter Storm and Karin G Stenkula

experimental analyses conducted included all groups. The protocol was repeated three times, generating three independent experiments. Glucose tolerance test and serum analysis Mice fasted overnight (12 h) were injected intraperitoneally (i