, Volume 38, Issue 3, pp 377–378 | Cite as

Effects of early undernutrition and subsequent rehabilitation on acetylcholine levels in rat brain

  • A. B. Kulkarni
  • B. B. Gaitonde


Early undernutrition, induced by feeding mothers a low protein (5%) diet during gestation and/or lactation, resulted in significant deficits in acetylcholine concentration in the rat brain, and these deficits were reversed by subsequent dietary rehabilitation.


Acetylcholine Significant Deficit Acetylcholine Level Acetylcholine Concentration Subsequent Rehabilitation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. B. Kulkarni
    • 1
  • B. B. Gaitonde
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryHaffkine InstituteBombay(India)

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