Human-relevant Levels of Added Sugar Consumption Increase Female Mortality and Lower Male Fitness in Mice


Consumption of added sugar has increased over recent decades and is correlated with numerous diseases. Rodent models have elucidated mechanisms of toxicity, but only at concentrations beyond typical human exposure. Here we show that comparatively low levels of added sugar consumption have substantial negative effects on mouse survival, competitive ability… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms3245