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Fructose-fed streptozotocin-injected rat : an alternative model for type 2 diabetes.
The principal objective of this study was to develop an alternative non-genetic rat model for type 2 diabetes (T2D). Six-week-old male Sprague-Dawley rats (190.56 ± 23.60g) were randomly divided into six groups namely: ...
Studies on the possible mechanisms behind the anti-diabetic effects of Xylitol.
Background and Objectives: Sugar substitutes have gained popularity in the management of diabetes, obesity and related diseases, due to their low calorie content compared to sucrose. Recent studies have reported that ...
Design, implementation and assessment of a novel bioreactor for dark fermentative biohydrogen production.
The majority of the world’s energy consumption and electricity generation is derived from fossil fuel sources. Their consumption has a negative environmental impact, thus the need for renewable energies. Hydrogen being ...
Biosystematic studies in Southern African species of Strychnos L. (Loganiaceae)
Strychnos L. is the largest genus of the pantropical or subtropical family Loganiaceae with about 200 species. Their habits range from trees and shrubs in open areas to lianas in rain forests. The genus is well-known as ...