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Dietary palmitic acid modulates intestinal re-growth after massive small bowel resection in a rat.

Pediatr. Surg. Int. 2008 Dec;24(12):1313-21.
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... CONCLUSION: Early exposure to HPA both augments and accelerates structural bowel adaptation in a rat model of SBS. Increased cell proliferation and decreased cell apoptosis may be responsible for this effect. Deprivation of PA in the diet inhibits intestinal re-growth.

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Palmitic Acid+ CARBS = Mouse Skeletal Muscle IR

Animal Pharm
September 21, 2009
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