Rats, Zucker

Known as: Zucker Rats, Zucker rat 
Two populations of Zucker rats have been cited in research--the "fatty" or obese and the lean. The "fatty" rat (Rattus norvegicus) appeared as a… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The genetically obese Zucker rat is a widely investigated model of pathological changes associated with type 2 diabetes. To… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We investigated whether decreased responsiveness of the heart to physiological increases in fatty acid availability results in… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Obesity is associated with risk factors for cardiovascular disease, including insulin resistance, and can lead to cardiac… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Effects of oral administration of the angiotensin II receptor antagonist (selective AT(1)-subtype) irbesartan on glucose… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Exendin-4 is a 39 amino acid peptide produced in the salivary gland of the Gila monster lizard. It has a 53% amino acid homology… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We examined the effects of upregulation of heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) in steatotic rat liver models of ex vivo cold ischemia… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Troglitazone (CS-045) is one of the thiazolidinediones that activate the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
 
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The association of hypertension with obesity has long been recognized; however, because of the lack of suitable animal models of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A noninsulin-dependent diabetes appeared in fatty rats in our Zucker rat colony. A breeding program yielded a genetic pattern of… (More)
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