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Effect of Diet on the Blood Sugar and Liver Glycogen Level of Normal and Adrenalectomized Mice


WHILE investigating the effects of adrenal steroids on the blood sugar and liver glycogen levels of mice we were uncertain whether the previous diet of the mice affected these levels. Different types of food were therefore fed to groups of normal and adrenalectomized mice after which the blood sugar and liver glycogen levels were estimated.

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