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- Dellschaft, Neele S., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- The British journal of nutrition 2015 v.113 no.11 pp. 1723-1731
- adverse effects; body weight; choline; concanavalin A; food intake; interleukin-6; lactation; lipopolysaccharides; maternal effect; progeny; pups; rats; spleen; splenocytes; stomach; suppressor cells
- ... Choline demands during lactation are high; however, detailed knowledge is lacking regarding the optimal dietary intake during this critical period. The present study was designed to determine the effects of varying intakes of choline on maternal immune function during lactation. Primiparous Sprague–Dawley rats (n 42) were randomised 24-48 h before birth and fed the following diets for 21 d: cholin ...