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Pancreatic β-cell defects in women at risk of type 2 diabetes
(Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2004-02-01) [Artigo]
We evaluated insulin release and insulin sensitivity in women with basal and/or postprandial hyperglycemia but normal oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) in previous pregnancy (GHG). These women were individually matched ...
Effects of Maternal Diabetes on Pregnancy Outcome of Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats
(Hypertension in Pregnancy, 2008-01-01) [Resumo]
Effect of maternal obesity on diabetes development in adult rat offspring
(Life Sciences, 2007-10-27) [Artigo]
This study aimed to evaluate whether maternal obesity leads to the onset of diabetes in adult Wistar rats offspring. MSG solution neonatally administration induced obesity in rats (F(1)MSG group, n = 30); and saline solution ...
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 ...
Mild gestational hyperglycaemia as a risk factor for metabolic syndrome in pregnancy and adverse perinatal outcomes
(Diabetes-metabolism Research and Reviews, 2008-05-01) [Artigo]
Objective The aims of this study were to evaluate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in a cohort of pregnant women with a wide range of glucose tolerance, pre-pregnancy risk factors for MS during pregnancy and the ...
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 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 ...
Melatonin effects on macrophage in diabetic rats and the maternal hyperglycemic implications for newborn rats
(International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism, 2009-12-01) [Artigo]
The modulatory effects of melatonin (MLT) on maternal and fetal macrophages in diabetic rats and the repercussion of maternal hyperglycemia on fetus-placenta parameters were studied. This was achieved by determining maternal ...
Estudo do extrato de Ginkgo biloba na prevenção de malformações em recémnascidos de ratas diabéticas
(Revista Brasileira de Plantas Medicinais, 2003-10-01) [Artigo]
The pregnant women presenting Diabetes mellitus develop metabolic alterations, that may cause damage to the fetal well-being and provoke anomalies and/or malformations. The antioxidant treatment has improved the embryonic ...
Mixture of vitamin C, hesperidin and piperidol exposure in pregnancy: Maternal-fetal repercussions
(Revista Brasileira de Ciencias Farmaceuticas/Brazilian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2006-01-01) [Artigo]
To evaluate the reproductive performance and the development of their offspring on rat pregnancy. Wistar pregnant rats were gavaged with 0 mg/kg wb/day (control group, n = 20) and 166.5 mg/kg/day of a mixture of vitamin ...