Experimental BPA Exposure and Glucose-Stimulated Insulin Response in Adult Men and Women

  title={Experimental BPA Exposure and Glucose-Stimulated Insulin Response in Adult Men and Women},
  author={Richard W. Stahlhut and John Peterson Myers and Julia A. Taylor and Angel Nadal and Jonathan A Dyer and Frederick S vom Saal},
  journal={Journal of the Endocrine Society},
  pages={1173 - 1187}
Abstract Context Human cross-sectional and animal studies have shown an association of the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) with insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, and other metabolic diseases, but no human experimental study has investigated whether BPA alters insulin/C-peptide secretion. Design Men and postmenopausal women (without diabetes) were orally administered either the vehicle or a BPA dose of 50 µg/kg body weight, which has been predicted by US regulators (Food and Drug Administration… 

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