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Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity
Volume 2018, Article ID 2101562, 12 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/2101562
Research Article

Glycine Increases Insulin Sensitivity and Glutathione Biosynthesis and Protects against Oxidative Stress in a Model of Sucrose-Induced Insulin Resistance

1Departamento de Biomedicina Cardiovascular, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología Ignacio Chávez, Juan Badiano No. 1, Colonia Sección XVI, Tlalpan, 14080 Mexico City, Mexico
2Departamento de Nefrología, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología Ignacio Chávez, Juan Badiano No. 1, Colonia Sección XVI, Tlalpan, 14080 Mexico City, Mexico
3Departamento de Endocrinología, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología Ignacio Chávez, Juan Badiano No. 1, Colonia Sección XVI, Tlalpan, 14080 Mexico City, Mexico

Correspondence should be addressed to Mohammed El-Hafidi; moc.oohay@idifahledem

Received 29 August 2017; Revised 5 November 2017; Accepted 28 November 2017; Published 21 February 2018

Academic Editor: Francisco J. Romero

Copyright © 2018 Mohammed El-Hafidi 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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