Effect of maternal use of flaxseed oil during pregnancy and lactation on glucose metabolism and pancreas histomorphometry of male offspring from diabetic rats.

@article{CorreiaSantos2014EffectOM,
  title={Effect of maternal use of flaxseed oil during pregnancy and lactation on glucose metabolism and pancreas histomorphometry of male offspring from diabetic rats.},
  author={Andr{\'e} Manoel Correia-Santos and Akemi Suzuki and Gabriela C{\^a}mara Vicente and Juliana Saraiva Dos Anjos and Aline D'{\'A}vila Pereira and K{\'a}tia Calvi Lenzi-Almeida and Gilson Teles Boaventura},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  year={2014},
  volume={106 3},
  pages={634-42}
}
AIM Investigate if the maternal use of flaxseed oil prevents pancreatic alterations in the offspring of diabetic mothers. METHODS Diabetes was induced in female wistar rats (n=12) by a high-fat diet and low-dose of streptozotocin. After the confirmation of the diabetes (glucose >300 mg/dL), rats were mated and once pregnancy was confirmed, they were… CONTINUE READING