Handle Region Peptide Ameliorating Insulin Resistance but Not β Cell Functions in Male Rats Neonatally Treated with Sodium L-Glutamate
Fibrosis of the pancreatic islets (×400). Fibrosis of the pancreatic islets was significantly increased in MSG rats in the interior area of the islets compared with the Con group. The MSG rats, received HRP treatment had not improve status of islets fibrosis, whereas rats received losartan treatment ameliorate the fibrosis status. (a) Con; (b) MSG; (c) MSG-HRP; (d) MSG-L; (e) MSG-HRP-L.