Evaluation of serum boron levels and lipid profile in pregnancies with or without gestational diabetes.

AIMS Animal research has demonstrated that boron has effects on triglycerides and glucose and may act as a metabolic regulator in several enzymatic systems. Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a prevalent obstetrical complication and the lack of data on maternal status of boron in normal/diabetic pregnancies, prompted us to undertake this study… CONTINUE READING