Vegetables and PUFA-rich plant oil reduce DNA strand breaks in individuals with type 2 diabetes.


SCOPE Type 2 diabetes is a multifactorial disease associated with increased oxidative stress, which may lead to increased DNA damage. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of a healthy diet on DNA oxidation in diabetics and nondiabetics. METHODS AND RESULTS Seventy-six diabetic and 21 nondiabetic individuals participated in this study. All… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/mnfr.201200343