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Association of diabetes and cigarette smoke exposure on the glycemia and liver glycogen of pregnant Wistar rats
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2008-11-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To evaluate cigarette smoke exposure and/or diabetes association effects on the glycemia and liver glycogen levels of pregnant Wistar rats. Methods: 60 adult rats were randomly distributed into (n= 10/group): ...
Study of placental morphometry and maternal-fetal DNA damages in diabetic rats
(Placenta, 2006-01-01) [Resumo]
Effect of Bauhinia forficata extract in diabetic pregnant rats: maternal repercussions
(Phytomedicine, 2004-02-01) [Artigo]
Bauhinia forficata, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazil folk medicine for the treatment of Diabetes mellitus. The purposes of present study were to determine the repercussions of diabetes on the defense ...
Effect of Ginkgo biloba on the reproductive outcome and oxidative stress biomarkers of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 2007-08-01) [Artigo]
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of Ginkgo biloba treatment (EGb 761, 200 mg kg-1 day-1) administered from day 0 to 20 of pregnancy on maternal reproductive performance and on the maternal and fetal ...
Effects of cigarette smoke exposure on pregnancy outcome and offspring of diabetic rats
(Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 2009-04-01) [Artigo]
A total of 52 female Wistar rats were distributed into four groups: non-diabetic (G1) and diabetic (G2) exposed to filtered air; non-diabetic (G3) and diabetic (G4) exposed to cigarette smoke. Diabetes was induced by ...
Relation between placental morphometry and fetal development in diabetic and cigarette smoke-exposed rats
(Placenta, 2008-01-01) [Resumo]
Levels of DNA damage in blood leukocyte samples from non-diabetic and diabetic female rats and their fetuses exposed to air or cigarette smoke
(Mutation Research: Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 2008-05-31) [Artigo]
dThe objective of the present study was to evaluate DNA damage level in blood leukocytes from diabetic and non-diabetic female Wistar rats exposed to air or to cigarette smoke, and to correlate the findings with levels of ...
Effect of Bauhinia forficata aqueous extract on the maternal-fetal outcome and oxidative stress biomarkers of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2008-02-28) [Artigo]
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Bauhinia forficata Link, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazilian folk medicine for the treatment of diabetes.Aim of this study: To evaluate the effect of Bauhinia forficata ...
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha in gestation and puerperium of women with gestational hypertension and pre-eclampsia
(American Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
Problem High plasma levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) in pregnant women have been associated with the pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia (PE). This study evaluated TNF-alpha plasma levels and monocyte production ...