C. elegans as Model for the Study of High Glucose– Mediated Life Span Reduction

(Downloading may take up to 30 seconds. If the slide opens in your browser, select File -> Save As to save it.)

Click on image to view larger version.

FIG. 2.
FIG. 2.

Effect of high glucose conditions on C. elegans life span. Kaplan-Meier graphs of the fraction of C. elegans alive. Shown are wild-type C. elegans cultured under standard and high glucose conditions. Life span assays were performed as described in Research Designs and Methods. The results are from a representative experiment out of three independent experiments, each including 100 nematodes. Thin line = standard conditions; bold line = high glucose conditions.

This Article

  1. Diabetes vol. 58 no. 11 2450-2456