M Shahidul Islam
Islam M, Choi H. Dietary red chilli (Capsicum frutescens L.) is insulinotropic rather than hypoglycemic in type 2 diabetes model of rats. Phytother Res. 2008;22:1025-9 pubmed publisher
..The data of this study suggest that 2% dietary RC is insulinotropic rather than hypoglycemic at least in this experimental condition. ..
Islam M. Effects of the aqueous extract of white tea (Camellia sinensis) in a streptozotocin-induced diabetes model of rats. Phytomedicine. 2011;19:25-31 pubmed publisher
..Data of this study suggest that the 0.5% aqueous extract of WT is effective to reduce most of the diabetes associated abnormalities in a steptozotocin-induced diabetes model of rats. ..
Islam M, Choi H. Comparative effects of dietary ginger (Zingiber officinale) and garlic (Allium sativum) investigated in a type 2 diabetes model of rats. J Med Food. 2008;11:152-9 pubmed publisher
..Much better anti-diabetic effects of ginger and garlic may be obtained when feeding is with a normal rather than a HF-containing diet. ..
Islam M, Choi H, Loots D. Effects of dietary onion (Allium cepa L.) in a high-fat diet streptozotocin-induced diabetes rodent model. Ann Nutr Metab. 2008;53:6-12 pubmed publisher
..We conclude that higher dietary fat may impair the antidiabetic effects of dietary onion intake as has been previously reported. ..
Islam M, Choi H. Antidiabetic effect of Korean traditional Baechu (Chinese cabbage) kimchi in a type 2 diabetes model of rats. J Med Food. 2009;12:292-7 pubmed publisher
..Data of this study suggest that dietary Baechu kimchi has some antidiabetic effects even when fed with a HF-containing diet. Better results are possible if it is consumed with normal or low-fat rather than HF-containing diet. ..