Prevention of diet-induced type 2 diabetes in the C57BL/6J mouse model by an antidiabetic herbal formula.

Significant positive effects of an antidiabetes herbal formula (ADHF) on the prevention of progressive diet-induced type 2 diabetes (NIDDM) in the well recognized C57BL/6J mouse model were demonstrated. The results of the present studies confirm that C57BL/6J mice, through a genetic predisposition, developed NIDDM-like symptoms on a regular schedule when… (More)