THE DISORDER OF FAT TRANSPORT IN DIABETES MELLITUS, ITS SIGNIFICANCE AND CORRECTION
- Diabetes and the `thrifty genotype': Commentary. King, H.; Roglic, G. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1999, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p692
Provides information on diabetes mellitus. Distinction between insulin and non-insulin dependent diabetes; Prevalence of non-insulin dependent diabetes among adults; Definition of metabolic syndrome; Role of food preference in the development of diabetes; Tendency towards obesity, insulin...
- Diabetes mellitus: A `thrifty' genotype rendered detrimental by `progress'? Neel, James V. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1999, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p694
Focuses on diabetes mellitus. Difference in metabolism between individuals predisposed to diabetes and the non-predisposed individuals; Physiologic basis of diabetes mellitus; Reasons for high frequency of the disease; Ways of advancing thrifty genotype hypothesis of diabetes.
- Characterization of Former Gestational Diabetes Mellitus:Prognostic, Therapeutic, and Predictive Aspects. Tura, Andrea; Kautzky-Willer, Alexandra; Di Cianni, Graziano; Yogev, Yariv // International Journal of Endocrinology;2012, p1
In this article, the authors discuss various articles on pathophysiology of lipid and glucose metabolism in women with prior history of gestational diabetes mellitus, risk of developing type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular complications published in this issue of the periodical.
- The Metabolic Syndrome: Some Second Thoughts? Narayan, K. M. Venkat // Clinical Diabetes;Winter2006, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p38
This article comments on issues relating to the metabolic syndrome. The clustering of several cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors and the association of such clustering with insulin resistance led investigators to propose the existence of an entity known as the metabolic syndrome, which...
- TRP channels and their implications in metabolic diseases. Zhu, Zhiming; Luo, Zhidan; Ma, Shuangtao; Liu, Daoyan // Pflugers Archiv European Journal of Physiology;Feb2011, Vol. 461 Issue 2, p211
The transient receptor potential (TRP) channel superfamily is composed of 28 nonselective cation channels that are ubiquitously expressed in many cell types and have considerable functional diversity. Although changes in TRP channel expression and function have been reported in cardiovascular...
- Impact of Fenofibrate on Type 2 Diabetes Patients with Features of the Metabolic Syndrome: Subgroup Analysis From FIELD. Hermans, Michel P. // Current Cardiology Reviews;2010, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p112
Given evidence of increasing prevalence in developed and developing countries, as a result of obesity trends and sedentary lifestyles, the metabolic syndrome represents an increasing burden on healthcare systems. Management guidelines for dyslipidaemia have primarily focused on LDL-C reduction;...
- Indefinite Survival of Neonatal Porcine Islet Xenografts by Simultaneous Targeting of LFA-1 and CD 154 or CD45RB. Rayat, Gina R.; Gill, Ronald G. // Diabetes;Feb2005, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p443
A variety of transient therapies directed against molecules involved in T-cell activation and function result in long-term islet allograft survival. However, there are relatively few examples of durable islet xenograft survival using similar short-term approaches, especially regarding highly...
- RÄ‚SPUNSUL PERSOANELOR CU DIABET ZAHARAT ÅžI HEPATITÄ‚ C LA TERAPIA ANTIVIRALÄ‚ STANDARD. // Romanian Journal of Infectious Diseases;2010, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p216
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- CONCENTRATION OF NITRIC OXIDE IN SALIVA OF PATIENTS WITH DIABETES MELLITUS. Zvizdić, Denisa; Huskić, Jasminko; Heljić, Bećir; Dedić, Amira; Alimanović-Halilović, Emina // Medical Journal;oct-dec2011, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p263
Diabetes mellitus (DM) as a complex metabolic disorder is still unknown to modern medicine. DM as a chronic disease causes the formation of macro and microcomplications that affect large numbers of working-age population. For these reasons, there is a big interest in medical and scientific...