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    • 17ß-Estradiol protects against the effects of a high fat diet on cardiac glucose, lipid and nitric oxide metabolism in rats 

      Zafirovic, Sonja; Obradovic, Milan; Sudar-Milovanovic, Emina; Jovanovic, Aleksandra; Stanimirovic, Julijana; Stewart, Alan J.; Pitt, Samantha J.; Isenovic, Esma R. (2017-05-05) - Journal article
      The aim of this study was to investigate the in vivo effects of estradiol (E2) on myocardial metabolism and inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) expression/activity in obese rats. Male Wistar rats were fed with a normal ...
    • Changes in cardiac Na+/K+-ATPase expression and activity in female rats fed a high fat diet 

      Jovanovic, Aleksandra; Obradovic, Milan; Sudar-Milovanovic, Emina; Stewart, Alan J.; Pitt, Samantha J.; Alvantic, Dragan; Aleksic, Ema; Isenovic, Esma R. (2017-12) - Journal article
      The aim of this study was to investigate whether the presence of endogenous estradiol alters the effects of a high-fat (HF) diet on activity/expression of the cardiac Na+/K+-ATPase, via PI3K/IRS and RhoA/ROCK signalling ...
    • Menstrual cycle phase affects discrimination of infant cuteness 

      Lobmaier, J.S.; Probst, F.; Perrett, D.I.; Heinrichs, M. (2015-04) - Journal article
      Recent studies have shown that women are more sensitive than men to subtle cuteness differences in infant faces. It has been suggested that raised levels in estradiol and progesterone may be responsible for this advantage. ...