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Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism
Volume 2013, Article ID 517384, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/517384
Research Article

Timing of Maternal Exposure to a High Fat Diet and Development of Obesity and Hyperinsulinemia in Male Rat Offspring: Same Metabolic Phenotype, Different Developmental Pathways?

1Liggins Institute and Gravida: National Centre for Growth and Development, University of Auckland, 2-6 Park Avenue, Grafton, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
2Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 4L8

Received 11 February 2013; Revised 8 April 2013; Accepted 20 April 2013

Academic Editor: Peter M. Clifton

Copyright © 2013 Graham J. Howie 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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