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Experimental Diabetes Research
Volume 2012, Article ID 429020, 16 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/429020
Research Article

Differential Changes of Aorta and Carotid Vasodilation in Type 2 Diabetic GK and OLETF Rats: Paradoxical Roles of Hyperglycemia and Insulin

1Department of Pharmacology and Shanghai Key Laboratory of Vascular Biology, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, 280 South Chong Qing Road, Shanghai 200025, China
2Department of Pharmacology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka 589-8511, Japan
3Division of New Drug Research, School of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
4Clinic of Endocrinology, Medical University-Sofia, 1431 Sofia, Bulgaria

Received 9 May 2011; Revised 3 July 2011; Accepted 24 July 2011

Academic Editor: Kazuya Yamagata

Copyright © 2012 Mei-Fang Zhong et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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