›› 2012, Vol. 32 ›› Issue (11): 1521-.doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1674-8115.2012.11.026

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Relationship between exposure to high fat diet in early life and metabolic syndrome

SHI Wen, YANG Ke-feng   

  1. Department of Nutrition, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, China
  • Online:2012-11-28 Published:2012-11-30
  • Supported by:

    Shanghai Education Committee Foundation, 09YZ98


The exposure to high fat diet in early life may program metabolic and other systems, then causes metabolic syndrome. The animal experiment evidences about effects of high fat exposure in early life on adult insulin resistance, dyslipidemia, hypertension and adiposity are summarized in this paper.

Key words: high fat, early life, metabolic syndrome