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Glucocorticoids in vivo induce both insulin hypersecretion and enhanced glucose sensitivity of stimulus-secretion coupling in isolated rat islets
(Endocrinology, 2010-01-01) [Artigo]
Although glucocorticoids are widely used as antiinflammatory agents in clinical therapies, they may cause serious side effects that include insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia. To study the potential functional adaptations ...
High-Fat Diet Obesity Associated With Insulin Resistance Increases Cell Proliferation, Estrogen Receptor, and PI3K Proteins in Rat Ventral Prostate
(Journal of Andrology, 2012-09-01) [Artigo]
In this study, we evaluated the effects of obesity and insulin resistance induced by a high-fat diet on prostate morphophysiology, focusing on cell proliferation, expression of androgen (AR) and estrogen receptors (ER) and ...