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Table 4 Examples of animal models with diet-induced diabetes

From: Understanding glycaemic control and current approaches for screening antidiabetic natural products from evidence-based medicinal plants

Animal Model References
Mouse (Mus musculus) High-fat-fed C57/BL 6 J mouse [86]
Rat (Rattus spp.) High-fat-fed rat [106,107,108]
Other rodent Israeli sand rat/Desert gerbil (Psammomys obesus) [109]
Spiny mouse (Acomys cahirinus) [109]
Fish Diet-induced obese zebra fish (Danio rerio) [110]
Insect High-sugar diet (HSD) fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster) [111, 112]