Oil Red O–stained liver sections of lean rats fed casein (LC), obese rats fed casein (OC), obese rats fed 50% casein and 50% insect meal (OI50), and obese rats fed 100% insect meal (OI100)
Short summary of a recently finalized study: Insect meal is beneficial for nutritional physiology of obese rats.
Denise K Gessner, Anne Schwarz, Sandra Meyer, Gaiping Wen, Erika Most, Holger Zorn, Robert Ringseis, Klaus Eder; Insect Meal as Alternative Protein Source Exerts Pronounced Lipid-Lowering Effects in Hyperlipidemic Obese Zucker Rats, The Journal of Nutrition, , nxy256, https://doi.org/10.1093/jn/nxy256
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Prof. Dr. Klaus Eder, Animal Nutrition