Vegetables and PUFA-rich plant oil reduce DNA strand breaks in individuals with type 2 diabetes.

TitleVegetables and PUFA-rich plant oil reduce DNA strand breaks in individuals with type 2 diabetes.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsMüllner E, Brath H, Pleifer S, Schiermayr C, Baierl A, Wallner M, Fastian T, Millner Y, Paller K, Henriksen T, Poulsen HE, Forster E, Wagner K-H
JournalMolecular nutrition & food research
Volume57
Issue2
Pagination328-38
Date Published2013 Feb
Abstract

Type 2 diabetes is a multifactorial disease associated with increased oxidative stress, which may lead to increased DNA damage. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of a healthy diet on DNA oxidation in diabetics and nondiabetics.

DOI10.1128/JVI.01955-12
Alternate JournalMol Nutr Food Res