Chronic Maternal Dietary Chromium Restriction Modulates Visceral Adiposity

  title={Chronic Maternal Dietary Chromium Restriction Modulates Visceral Adiposity},
  author={Inagadapa J.N. Padmavathi and K. Rajender Rao and Lagishetty Venu and Manisha Ganeshan and Kalle Anand Kumar and Ch. Narasima Rao and N. Harishankar and Ayesha Ismail and Manchala Raghunath},
OBJECTIVE We demonstrated previously that chronic maternal micronutrient restriction altered the body composition in rat offspring and may predispose offspring to adult-onset diseases. Chromium (Cr) regulates glucose and fat metabolism. The objective of this study is to determine the long-term effects of maternal Cr restriction on adipose tissue development and function in a rat model. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Female weanling WNIN rats received, ad libitum, a control diet or the same with… CONTINUE READING


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