Effects of Unilateral Nephrectomy on Renal Function in Male Spontaneously Diabetic Torii Fatty Rats: A Novel Obese Type 2 Diabetic Model

@inproceedings{Katsuda2014EffectsOU,
  title={Effects of Unilateral Nephrectomy on Renal Function in Male Spontaneously Diabetic Torii Fatty Rats: A Novel Obese Type 2 Diabetic Model},
  author={Yoshiaki Katsuda and Yusuke Kemmochi and Mimi Maki and Ryuhei Sano and Yasufumi Toriniwa and Yukihito Ishii and Katsuhiro Miyajima and Kochi Kakimoto and Takeshi Ohta},
  booktitle={Journal of diabetes research},
  year={2014}
}
The Spontaneously Diabetic Torii (SDT) fatty rat is a new model for obese type 2 diabetes. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of 1/2 nephrectomy (Nx) on renal function and morphology and on blood pressure in SDT fatty rats. Male SDT fatty rats underwent 1/2 Nx or a sham operation (Sham). Subsequently, animals were studied with… CONTINUE READING