Fish oil rich diet in comparison to saturated fat rich diet offered protection against lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation and insulin resistance in mice

@inproceedings{VijayKumar2011FishOR,
  title={Fish oil rich diet in comparison to saturated fat rich diet offered protection against lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation and insulin resistance in mice},
  author={Matam Vijay-Kumar and Sally M Vanegas and Nilam Patel and Jesse D. Aitken and Thomas R. Ziegler and Vijay Ganji},
  booktitle={Nutrition & metabolism},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Systemic chronic inflammation is linked to metabolic syndrome, type-2 diabetes, and heart disease. Lipopolysaccharide (LPS), a Gram negative microbial product, triggers inflammation through toll-like-receptor-4 (TLR-4) signaling. It has been reported that dietary fatty acids also modulate inflammation through TLR-4. We investigated… CONTINUE READING