Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, October 10th, 2005
According to recent research from Sweden, "The present study was performed to compare glucocorticoid levels in obese KKAy and ob/ob mice with those in normal C5713L/6J mice, and the effect of high-fat diet on glucocorticoids in KKAy and ob/ob mice. Liver, mesenteric and epididymal adipose tissue corticosterone and 11-dehydrocorticosterone concentrations as well as circulating corticosterone concentrations were measured. The KKAy and ob/ob mice displayed elevated serum corticosterone levels...
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