TITLE

Contributions of Insulin-Resistance and Insulin-Secretory Defects to the Pathogenesis of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

AUTHOR(S)
Gerich, John E.
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Apr2003, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p447
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the role of insulin resistance and insulin-secretory defects in the pathogenesis of type-2 diabetes mellitus. Genetic factors involved in the alteration of insulin sensitivity and impairment of beta-cell function; Importance of optimal glycemic control in the management of diabetes; Factors regulating glucose homeostasis.
ACCESSION #
9763745

 

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