[Glucose utilization in adipose tissue of rats in chronic somatotropin deficiency].

Injections of monosodium glutamate to neonate rats induce chronic growth hormone deficiency by hypothalamic lesions in the regions of the nucleus arcuatus and the eminentia mediana. The glutamate treated rats develop massive obesity. By this type of obesity hyperinsulinemia in the dynamic phase is not evident. The adipose tissue of the GOR (glutamate obese… CONTINUE READING