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Combined effects of age and diet-induced obesity on biochemical parameters and cardiac energy metabolism in rats
(Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 2013-02-01) [Artigo]
Obesity is often associated with decreased fat oxidation and aging is a well-recognized risk factor for cardiovascular disease. This study investigated calorimetric and morphometric parameters, as well as the glucose levels, ...
The role of oxidative stress on the pathophysiology of metabolic syndrome
(Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira, 2017-01-01) [Resenha]
Metabolic syndrome (MetS) has a high prevalence around the world. Considering the components used to classify MetS, it is clear that it is closely related to obesity. These two conditions begin with an increase in abdominal ...
Bark of passiflora edulis treatment stimulates antioxidant capacity, and reduces dyslipidemia and body fat in db/db mice
(Antioxidants, 2018-09-08) [Artigo]
Obesity is considered an important risk factor for several disorders, such as diabetes mellitus, systemic arterial hypertension, dyslipidemia, and atherosclerosis, which are associated with inflammation and oxidative stress ...