ea0034p237 | Obesity, diabetes, metabolism and cardiovascular | SFEBES2014
, Adekunbi Daniel
, Dada Kayode
, Adegoke Olufeyi
Several epidemiological evidences indicate that consumption of coffee is associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM); however, there is dearth of experimental data to support these observations. Given that associations do not necessarily infer causality; the present study investigate the effect of coffee consumption on glucose regulation, T2DM and the probable mechanisms of action, if any, using an animal model. Twenty-four (24) SpragueDawley rats wei...