TITLE

The Question Is, My Dear Watson, Why Did the Dog Not Bark?

AUTHOR(S)
VINIK, AARON
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Diabetes Care;Apr2011, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p1060
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author focuses on the Joslin 50-Year Medalist Study and examines the factors protecting the study subjects against complications. He offers an overview of the surviving Joslin Gold Medalists who came from the U.S. He discusses the application of metabolic memory in diabetes and cites some of the major mechanisms contributing to bad metabolic memory such as glucotoxicity, hexosamine and accumulation of advanced glycation end product (AGE).
ACCESSION #
60705103

 

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