Evaluation of differential effects of carbohydrate and fat intake on weight gain, serum IGF-1 and erythrocyte Na+K+ATPase activity in suboptimal nutrition in rats.

Tarim Ö. F. , Chasalow F. I. , Murphy J., Rising R., Carrillo A., Lifshitz F.

Journal of the American College of Nutrition, vol.16, pp.159-65, 1997 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/07315724.1997.10718667
  • Title of Journal : Journal of the American College of Nutrition
  • Page Numbers: pp.159-65


Objective: Suboptimal nutrition leads to growth delay, frequently without overt clinical or biochemical signs. We hypothesize that changes in serum IFG-1 and erythrocyte sodium-potassium ATPase activity (ENKA) may be indices of suboptimal nutrition.