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

Effects of one month ramadan fasting on some blood factors, antioxidant status and weight changes in soccer players

Sirus Choobineh; Babak Ebadi; Lali Karimi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , April 2013, , Pages 33-45

  Abstract Aim: The present study investigates the effects of one month of fasting Ramadan on some blood variables including fasting blood glucose, TC, TG, HDL, LDL, VLDL, urea, creatinine, SGOT, SGPT, ALP, hs-CRP, body weight, fat weight, and lean body mass. Method: 14 healthy male soccer players (who ...  Read More