Impaired glucose homeostasis during postimplantation pregnancy in the mouse following acute exposure to ethanol, with particular reference to the uterus and embryo.

@article{Murdoch1992ImpairedGH,
  title={Impaired glucose homeostasis during postimplantation pregnancy in the mouse following acute exposure to ethanol, with particular reference to the uterus and embryo.},
  author={R. N. Murdoch and Barbara Simm},
  journal={Biochemical medicine and metabolic biology},
  year={1992},
  volume={47 1},
  pages={54-65}
}
Dramatic changes in the levels of plasma glucose and lactate and liver glycogen were observed in mice, given an intraperitoneal injection of ethanol (3.5 g/kg body weight) on Day 9 of pregnancy, during the period of time (6 h) required to clear the drug from the circulatory system. These alterations were accompanied by significant changes in the rates of… CONTINUE READING