Effects of fructose consumption on food intake and biochemical and body parameters in Wistar rats.

@article{Ramos2017EffectsOF,
  title={Effects of fructose consumption on food intake and biochemical and body parameters in Wistar rats.},
  author={Viviane Wagner Ramos and Leandro Oliveira Batista and Kelse Tibau de Albuquerque},
  journal={Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgao oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology},
  year={2017},
  volume={36 12},
  pages={937-941}
}
INTRODUTION AND OBJECTIVE Increased fructose consumption is associated with various metabolic changes that favor the onset of obesity and related comorbidities. The objective of this study was to assess the effects of chronic fructose consumption on body weight and adipose tissue, as well as on serum glucose and triglyceride levels. METHODS Thirty-day-old Wistar rats were divided into two groups: fructose (F) and control (C), which had free access to commercial chow and either water or a 20… CONTINUE READING