Characteristics of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease induced in wistar rats following four different diets

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BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES The prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has increased worldwide in parallel with overnutrition characterized by high-fat and high-carbohydrate intake. Our objective was to establish, in 16 weeks, a model of NAFLD in Wistar pathogen-free rats following four dietary types. MATERIALS/METHODS Forty (6 weeks old… (More)
DOI: 10.4162/nrp.2015.9.4.350

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