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2013-12-20 08:25:31

Company Additionally Anticipates Results from Phase 2a FDA Study for Type 2 Diabetes in January JERUSALEM, Dec. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQCM: ORMP) (www.oramed.com), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of oral drug delivery systems, announced today successful results in a clinical trial testing the pharmacokinetic dose response of its oral insulin capsule (ORMD-0801) in type 1 diabetes patients. Patients were...

2013-12-19 12:25:52

New resources housed on T1EverydayMagic.com combine the expertise of Lilly Diabetes with the magic of Disney INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lilly Diabetes and Disney today announced that their custom books for children and families with type 1 diabetes are now available online. The digital books explore real-life challenges and stories of children with type 1 diabetes participating in sporting activities, birthday parties and other social events. These digital books can be...

2013-12-19 08:28:04

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaCyte, Inc., a leading regenerative medicine company developing a transformative cell therapy for treatment of diabetes, announced today that Mark G. Foletta has been appointed to its Board of Directors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121026/LA00871LOGO-a) Mr. Foletta is a seasoned financial executive with over 30 years of corporate experience. He was most recently senior vice president and Chief Financial Officer at Amylin...

2013-12-14 23:01:03

How The Brain and Body Work Together To Prevent Diabetes article and video describe a two step approach to treating and preventing diabetes. Boston, MA (PRWEB) December 14, 2013 The brain has more influence on the regulation of blood sugar and development of diabetes than was initially known. These findings could help curb the dramatic spread of diabetes, which if left untreated, is projected to affect nearly 35% of the population by the year 2050. Since discovering insulin nearly 100...

2013-12-12 23:31:19

The Life, Earth & Health Sciences Magazine EurekaMag.com has published 200,632 new articles on Diabetes mellitus. As a comprehensive publisher of natural science abstracts, EurekaMag.com covers this metabolic disease which causes high blood sugar because the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, or because cells do not respond to the insulin that is produced. Mannheim, Germany (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 EurekaMag.com has newly published 200,632 references and abstracts on Diabetes...

2013-12-12 20:24:44

RARITAN, N.J., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Research & Development, LLC (Janssen) today announced it has received from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) a complete response letter regarding its New Drug Application (NDA) for a fixed-dose combination (FDC) of canagliflozin and immediate-release metformin to treat adults with type 2 diabetes. The complete response letter related to the NDA requested additional information to support the comparability of the twice-daily...

2013-12-12 12:26:59

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diabetes Research Institute Foundation (DRIF) today announced the appointment of Joshua Rednik as its new President and CEO effective January 6, 2014. Rednik brings to the organization 17 years of experience in the non-profit sector managing organizations and developing and executing multi-million dollar fundraising campaigns. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131212/DC32583) (Logo:...

Sleep Deprivation Elderly Blood Sugar
2013-12-12 08:42:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Normal aging may exacerbate the negative effect of sleep deprivation on pancreatic cells that maintain normal blood sugar levels, according to a study published this month in the journal Aging Cell. Sleep, or the lack of it, seems to affect nearly every aspect of human physiology, although the molecular pathways through which sleep deprivation wreaks havoc on the body remain poorly understood. Numerous studies have looked at the...

2013-12-12 04:20:43

ALBANY, New York, December 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New Report Added in MarketResearchReports.Biz Database Global and China Insulin Industry Report, 2013 - 2017 http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/global-and-china-insulin-industry-report-2013-2017 As the third largest human health disease following neoplastic disease, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, the number of diabetic patients has continued growing from 246 million in 2007 to...

2013-12-11 23:22:41

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds “Global and China Insulin Industry Report, 2013-2017” latest report to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 As the third largest human health disease following neoplastic disease, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, the number of diabetic patients has continued growing from 246 million in 2007 to 382 million in 2013 at a compound annual growth rate of 7.6%. And insulin as the important diabetes medication has also seen increasing...


Latest Insulin Reference Libraries

Pancreas
2013-01-02 11:22:15

The pancreas is a digestive and an endocrine organ with both endocrine and exocrine functions. It is about six inches long located in the upper portion of the abdominal cavity. The head of the pancreas lies within the indentation of the duodenum and is connected to it by the pancreatic duct. The uncinate process extends from the head and the neck connects to the body of the pancreas, which lies directly behind the stomach. The tail of the pancreas extends to the left side of the body and is...

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2010-12-03 18:12:26

Insulin, a hormone, is used to regulate carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells to take up glucose from the blood and store it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. This hormone stops the body from using fat as an energy source by inhibiting the release of glucagons. Without insulin the body fails to take glucose into the bodies cells and in turns uses fat as an energy source. It also has several other anabolic effects throughout the body. Diabetes mellitus results...

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