A Northern contaminant mixture impairs pancreas function in obese and lean JCR rats and inhibits insulin secretion in MIN6 cells.

@article{Mailloux2015ANC,
  title={A Northern contaminant mixture impairs pancreas function in obese and lean JCR rats and inhibits insulin secretion in MIN6 cells.},
  author={Ryan J Mailloux and Accalia Fu and Maria Florian and Ivan Petrov and Qixuan Chen and Melanie C. Coughlan and Mahemuti Laziyan and Jin Yan and Don Caldwell and Dominique Patry and Michelle Lalande and G S Wang and William G Willmore and Xiaolei Jin},
  journal={Toxicology},
  year={2015},
  volume={334},
  pages={81-93}
}
Rates of obesity and diabetes mellitus of Arctic populations are increasing due to multiple reasons including a departure from traditional lifestyles and alcohol consumption patterns. These populations are also exposed to a variety of anthropogenic contaminants through consumption of contaminated country foods. We have previously shown that a Northern contaminant mixture (NCM), containing 22 organic and inorganic contaminants found in the blood of Canadian Arctic populations, induces… CONTINUE READING
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