Published in Cancer Weekly, February 21st, 2006
"ET causes metabolic improvement in the prediabetic and diabetic states. However, only little information exists on the changes to ET at the transcriptional level in insulin-sensitive tissues," wrote M. Colombo and colleagues, Aarhus University Hospital.
"We have investigated the gene expression changes in skeletal muscle, liver, fat, and pancreatic islets after ET in male ZDF rats. Eighteen ZDF rats (7 weeks old) were divided in a control and ET group. Exercise was performed using a motorized treadmill (20 m/min 1 hour daily for 6...
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