Effects of metformin on the reproductive system of androgenized female rats

Effects of metformin on the reproductive system of androgenized female rats

Author Mahamed, Roberta Rassi Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Maganhin, Carla Cristina Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Simoes, Ricardo Santos Google Scholar
Simoes, Manuel de Jesus Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Baracat, Edmund Chada Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Soares, Jose Maria Autor UNIFESP Google Scholar
Institution Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)
Universidade de São Paulo (USP)
Abstract Metformin improved the glucose rate and the homeostasis model assessment-insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) index and caused partial reversion of ovaries and uterine morphology in female rats androgenized with testosterone. (Fertil Steril (R) 2011;95:1507-9. (C) 2011 by American Society for Reproductive Medicine.)
Keywords Androgenized rats
metformin
polycystic ovary syndrome
reproductive system
Language English
Date 2011-03-01
Published in Fertility and Sterility. New York: Elsevier B.V., v. 95, n. 4, p. 1507-1509, 2011.
ISSN 0015-0282 (Sherpa/Romeo, impact factor)
Publisher Elsevier B.V.
Extent 1507-1509
Origin http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2010.07.1093
Access rights Open access Open Access
Type Editorial
Web of Science ID WOS:000288010900057
URI http://repositorio.unifesp.br/handle/11600/33481

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