Latest Glucose Stories

2010-08-24 14:04:57

Research led by the Warwick Medical School at the University of Warwick has found that unhealthy glucose levels in patients with diabetes can cause significantly more problems for the body than just the well-known symptoms of the disease such as kidney damage and circulation problems.

2010-08-20 14:05:24

Scientists from Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences have in collaboration with colleagues at Harvard University discovered a novel molecular pathway which is activated in muscles during exercise.

2010-08-03 16:46:00

In the news release, Study on Fructose and Pancreatic Cancer Generates Premature and Potentially Misleading Conclusions, issued 03-Aug-2010 by the Corn Refiners Association over PR Newswire, the source organization should be "Corn Refiners Association" rather than "Cancer Research Alliance", as incorrectly transmitted by PR Newswire.

2010-08-03 12:57:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study published in the August issue of Cancer Research (1) has resulted in several premature and potentially misleading conclusions when it comes to fructose and its effect on pancreatic tumor cells.

2010-07-26 12:58:19

Scientists are working hard to develop the tools and find the organisms to break down the complex structure of plant cellulose into its component sugars – the key step toward fermentation of those sugars into usable biofuel.

2010-07-09 13:51:17

Having discovered a dramatic increase of an easy-to-detect enzyme in the red blood cells of people with diabetes and prediabetes, Johns Hopkins scientists say the discovery could lead to a simple, routine test for detecting the subtle onset of the disease, before symptoms or complications occur and in time to reverse its course.

2010-06-24 13:00:00

ALAMEDA, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Following the recent clearance of its FreeStyle Lite® blood glucose test strips, Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced that it has also received 510(k) clearance from the U.S.

2010-05-24 11:00:00

ALAMEDA, Calif., May 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new FreeStyle Lite blood glucose test strips.

2010-05-24 07:19:44

Scientists some years back found ways to automate the production of DNA and proteins, making studies of these essential components of life far easier.

2010-05-13 13:25:00

Infants who receive sweet solutions before being immunized experience less pain and are more comfortable.

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