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Islet composition and architecture in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat following pancreatic duct ligation
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Diabetes Mellitus is a metabolic disease characterized by the loss of beta cells from the islets, thereby disrupting islet composition and architecture which are important components that influence islet ...
β-cell response to high fat diet induced metabolic demands in the obese Wistar rat
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction: A westernized diet rich in saturated fats and sugars, together with a sedentary lifestyle, has contributed to the dramatic increase in obesity during the last decade (Zimmett et al, 2001; ...
Histomorphometric effects of an antiretroviral treatment and obesity on the pancreas, liver, kidney and perivascular adipose tissue in a rat model
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-12-12)
Effects of melatonin on the histomorphometry of the pancreas, liver and kidney of rats on antiretroviral treatment
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT : The administration of combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) in HIV positive patients has shown to cause side histologically observable effects in the pancreas, liver and kidneys. These conditions ...
The effects of Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) supplementation on the pancreas, liver, and kidney of male Wistar rats following antiretroviral treatment
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-12-05)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT : The health burden of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has improved with the introduction of antiretroviral therapy (ART). Near perfect adherence to ART is needed to ensure the maximum benefits of the ...