Latest Insulin Stories

2014-03-10 23:04:30

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Reports on China Insulin Aspart & Lispro Market to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 According to IDF (the International Diabetes Federation), incidence of diabetes among adults aged 20-79 in the world was 8.3% in 2013 with more than 380 million patients worldwide. On December 26, 2001 Novo Nordisk announced that the first insulin analogue insulin aspart (marketed by Novo Nordisk with the trade name "Novorapid") to treat...

Critical Link Between Obesity And Diabetes Identified
2014-03-07 09:09:00

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Working via the immune system, the RBP4 molecule leads to inflammation of fat tissue and increased risk of diabetes It's by now well established that obesity is a major risk factor for diabetes. But what exactly is it about extra body fat that leads to insulin resistance and blood glucose elevation, the hallmarks of diabetes? Over the past several years, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) endocrinologist Barbara Kahn, MD, has developed...

2014-03-06 23:04:04

Hepatic Targeted Nanotechnology Focuses On Providing Better Liver Function To Assist In Weight Loss Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Diasome Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (http://www.diasome.com) has received notice from its licensor, SDG, Inc., that SDG has received a notice of allowance for its novel weight loss nanotechnology patent application. This patent, entitled “Orally Bioavailable Lipid Constructs,” covers composition of matter claims related to the use of the Company’s...

2014-03-06 16:27:33

SAN DIEGO, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNDM), a medical device company and manufacturer of the t:slim® Insulin Pump, today reported its financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131220/LA37333LOGO For the year ended December 31, 2013, sales were $29.0 million compared to $2.5 million for the same period of 2012. Commercial sales of the t:slim Insulin Pump and related supplies...

2014-03-05 12:26:53

- Study showed ease-of-use, efficacy and high satisfaction among participants who transitioned from multiple daily insulin injections to PaQ device - HORW, Switzerland, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CeQur(®) SA, a company focused on the development and commercialization of simple insulin delivery devices, announced that comprehensive results from a clinical study of the company's PaQ(® )Insulin Delivery Device were published online today in Diabetes Care, a peer-reviewed journal...

2014-03-04 23:21:59

A Collaboration Focused on the Continued Development of Diabetes and Obesity Breakthroughs Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Diasome Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (http://www.diasome.com) has announced that it has entered into an exclusive investment advisory engagement with McDonald Partners LLC, (http://www.mcdonald-partners.com) a Cleveland, Ohio company that provides full service brokerage, financial advisory and investment banking services to individual, institutional and corporate...

Genetic Mutation Found That Lowers Odds Of Developing Diabetes
2014-03-03 13:18:59

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A massive new study from a team of international researchers has identified mutations in a gene that can significantly reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes – regardless of risk factors such as old age and being overweight. Seen in patients from multiple ethnic groups, the results showed a drug that imitates the influence of these mutations could be effectively used around the world. In the study published in Nature Genetics...

2014-03-03 08:32:04

Podium Presentation Highlighting Safety and Efficacy Data to be Presented by the Company's CSO, Dr. Miriam Kidron JERUSALEM, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQCM: ORMP) (http://www.oramed.com), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of oral drug delivery systems, announced today that it will be presenting detailed results from its recently completed Phase 2a FDA trial on ORMD-0801, its orally ingestible insulin capsule...

2014-03-02 23:01:38

Superior Labs is proud to announce that their supplement Chromium Polynicotinate +B is now available in the Amazon marketplace. This select supplement is made in the U.S.A., like all Superior Labs products, of the finest ingredients. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 02, 2014 Superior Labs is proud to announce that their supplement Chromium Polynicotinate +B is now available in the Amazon marketplace. This select supplement is made in the U.S.A., like all Superior Labs products, of the finest...

2014-02-28 23:20:55

Fructose administration rapidly induces oxidative stress that triggers compensatory hepatic metabolic changes leading to increased blood levels of insulin and triglycerides and increased insulin resistance. Wyckoff, NJ (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 A study* performed by Castro, M.C. et al. on rats was undertaken to determine if the oxidative stress induced changes in liver carbohydrate metabolism could be prevented by the co-administration of a racemic form of alpha lipoic acid. Rats fed...

Latest Insulin Reference Libraries

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...

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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Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'