Effect of aerobic training with cinnamon extract on Resistin and Glycemic Indexes on insulin-resistant rats

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Ayatollah Amoli Branch, Islamic Azad University, amol, Iran


Purpose: The most important reason for the development of type 2 diabetes is insulin resistance. Some adipokines effect on insulin resistance, the most important adipokines is resistin. The aim of this study was to determine the effect aerobic training with cinnamon extract on Resistin and Glycemic Indexes on insulin-resistant rats. Methods: Thirty six wistar rats selected, and randomly divided into four groups (control, training, cinnamon, and training - cinnamon). Training protocol was performed for 8 weeks and 5 days a week with 75-80% VO2max. Cinnamon and training - cinnamon group were injected 200 ml/kg/day cinnamon extract. 72 hours after the final training session blood samples were collected. Data were analyzed using one-way ANOVA at the significant level P


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  • Receive Date: 20 April 2017
  • Revise Date: 07 February 2021
  • Accept Date: 31 December 2020
  • First Publish Date: 31 December 2020
  • Publish Date: 20 February 2019