Early onset of fatty liver in growth-restricted rat fetuses and newborns.

@article{Yamada2011EarlyOO,
  title={Early onset of fatty liver in growth-restricted rat fetuses and newborns.},
  author={Makiko Hardy Yamada and Diana S. Wolfe and Guang Han and Samuel William French and Michael G. Ross and Mina Desai},
  journal={Congenital anomalies},
  year={2011},
  volume={51 4},
  pages={167-73}
}
Intrauterine growth-restricted (IUGR) newborns have increased risk of adult metabolic syndrome, including fatty liver. However, it is unclear whether the fatty liver development is "programmed" or secondary to the accompanying obesity. In this study, we examined hepatic lipid accumulation and lipid-regulatory factors (sterol regulatory element-binding… CONTINUE READING