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Journal of Diabetes Research
Volume 2015, Article ID 261418, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/261418
Research Article

Characterization of the Prediabetic State in a Novel Rat Model of Type 2 Diabetes, the ZFDM Rat

1Division of Molecular and Metabolic Medicine, Department of Physiology and Cell Biology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe 650-0017, Japan
2Division of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Department of Physiology and Cell Biology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe 650-0017, Japan
3Hoshino Laboratory Animals, Inc., Ibaraki 306-0606, Japan

Received 12 September 2014; Revised 16 February 2015; Accepted 23 February 2015

Academic Editor: Kazuya Yamagata

Copyright © 2015 Ghupurjan Gheni 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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