Hege Wergedal

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This study aims to investigate whether orexigenic antipsychotic drugs may induce dyslipidemia and glucose disturbances in female rats through direct perturbation of metabolically active peripheral tissues, independent of prior weight gain. In the current study, we examined whether a single intraperitoneal injection of clozapine or olanzapine induced(More)
Tumor necrosis factor a (TNF-alpha) is a pleiotropic cytokine involved in several diseases. Various effects of TNF-alpha are mediated by the induction of a cellular state consistent with oxidative stress. Glutathione (GSH) is a major redox-buffer of eukaryotic cells and is important in the defense against oxidative stress. We hypothesized that persistent(More)
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