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- Kamel, Maha Y., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Applied physiology, nutrition and metabolism 2018 v.43 no.10 pp. 1010-1018
- albino; animal disease models; antioxidant activity; antioxidants; blood serum; collagen; connexins; dietary mineral supplements; follicle-stimulating hormone; glucose; glycemic effect; histopathology; insulin; males; malondialdehyde; metformin; noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; pro-apoptotic proteins; rats; testes; testosterone; transcription factor NF-kappa B; tumor necrosis factor-alpha; zinc
- ... One of the major obstacles that males with diabetes may confront is subfertility or infertility. Thus, the present study investigated the effect of co-administration of metformin and zinc (Zn) on the testes of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Male albino rats were randomly divided into 4 groups: control group; untreated diabetic group; diabetic + metformin group, in which diabetic rats were t ...