Effect of sex and exercise on liver and plasma lipids of the rat


The effect of voluntary exercise on plasma and hepatic lipids was studied in 24 week old male and female Long-Evans rats who were fed a high sucrose (73% of calories) diet containing saturated fat and cholesterol for a 10 week period. Blood lipids were analyzed at week 0, 2, 5 and 10 and liver lipids at week 0 and 10. Half of the animals were housed in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00423179


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