Combination curcumin and vitamin E treatment attenuates diet-induced steatosis in Hfe-/- mice

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AIM To investigate the synergistic hepato-protective properties of curcumin and vitamin E in an Hfe-/- high calorie diet model of steatohepatitis. METHODS Hfe-/- C57BL/6J mice were fed either a high calorie diet or a high calorie diet with 1 mg/g curcumin; 1.5 mg/g vitamin E; or combination of 1 mg/g curcumin + 1.5 mg/g vitamin E for 20 wk. Serum and… (More)
DOI: 10.4291/wjgp.v8.i2.67

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