Maternal high-fat diet during pregnancy or lactation changes the somatic and neurological development of the offspring.

Abstract

The maternal exposure to high fat diet (HFD) during pregnancy and breastfeeding have been considered an important inducer of alterations in offspring normal programming, both in animals and humans, and may disturb brain development. In the present study we investigated the somatic and sensory-motor development of the offspring from rat dams fed a HFD… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/0004-282X20130220

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