Changes of RBP-4 and insulin resistance after 8 weeks of aerobic training in type 2 diabetic rats

Nasrin Ramzany; Abasali Gaeini; Sirou Choobineh; Mohamadreza Kordi; Mehdi Hedayati

Volume 5, Issue 2 , February 2016, , Pages 89-98

  Aim: RBP4 is an adipokin that participates in insulin function and glucose metabolism. The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of aerobic training on serum RBP4 levels and insulin resistance index in type 2 diabetic male rats. Method: Eighteen male 8-week-old wistar rats (233.6±13.1 ...  Read More

Similar increases of PGC-1α gene expression in the soleus muscle of healthy male rats following high intensity interval and aerobic training

Motahareh Hajati Modaraei; Mohammad Reza Kordi; Aabbas Ali Gaeini

Volume 4, Issue 1 , May 2014, , Pages 39-48

  Aim: The purpose of this study is to compare the effect of high intensity interval training (HIIT) and aerobic training (AT) on PGC-1α gene expression in the soleus muscle of healthy adult male rats. Method: 18 Wistar male rats were divided into three groups: HIIT (n=6), AT (n=6) and the control ...  Read More