The effect of psychological stress on iron absorption in rats

  title={The effect of psychological stress on iron absorption in rats},
  author={Jianbo Chen and Hui Shen and Chengjie Chen and Wanyin Wang and Siyu Yu and Min Zhao and Min Li},
  booktitle={BMC gastroenterology},
BACKGROUND Psychological stress (PS) is recognized as an important pathogenic factor which leads to metabolism disorder in many diseases. Previous studies have shown that systemic iron homeostasis in mammalians was changed under specific stress conditions. METHODS In present study, we used communication box to create psychological stress model and investigated the iron apparent absorption, iron accumulation in the apical poles of villous enterocytes and protein expressions of ferroportin 1… CONTINUE READING
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