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2014-03-31 08:29:38

SAN DIEGO, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO) today announced that the primary endpoint of non-inferiority of A1C levels at six months was met for the CONSISTENT 1 trial. The trial is evaluating Hylenex(® )recombinant and a new formulation of Hylenex currently under U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) review, when used as pretreatment of the insulin infusion site in patients with type 1 diabetes receiving continuous subcutaneous insulin...

2014-03-28 23:22:33

Two recent studies illustrate the danger of smoking, especially among diabetics who take insulin. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 New research studies conducted in Taiwan and Turkey and reported by Cancer Monthly show that the risk of bladder cancer is exacerbated by smoking. The risk was even higher among diabetics who were on insulin. Evidence suggests that people with type 2 diabetes face a higher risk of bladder cancer than the general public (“Bladder Cancer and diabetes,”...

2014-03-27 08:34:50

JERUSALEM, March 27, 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 the first patient has been enrolled in its U.S. Phase 2a trial for its orally ingestible insulin capsule, ORMD-0801, in the treatment of type 1 diabetes (T1DM). "We are pleased to be initiating this U.S. clinical trial with ORMD-0801 in...

2014-03-26 11:16:16

A mathematical model created by Penn State researchers can predict with more than 90 percent accuracy the blood glucose levels of individuals with type 1 diabetes up to 30 minutes in advance of imminent changes in their levels -- plenty of time to take preventative action. "Many people with type 1 diabetes use continuous glucose monitors, which examine the fluid underneath the skin," said Peter Molenaar, Distinguished Professor of Human Development and Family Studies and of psychology....

2014-03-26 10:55:43

A study published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) is the first to provide direct evidence that fetal brain response to a dose of sugar given orally to its mother is associated with the mother's insulin sensitivity. This may indicate that the risk of subsequent obesity and diabetes may be pre-programmed in the womb. The study is by Dr Hubert Preissl and Dr Andreas Fritsche, University of Tübingen, Germany and German Center for Diabetes...

2014-03-24 23:25:11

Two natural herbs that lower blood glucose levels and reduce risk of diabetes, obesity, and metabolic syndrome are reviewed in a new article from Health News Wires. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Diabetes and high blood sugar levels cause serious health issues and death for millions of people each year. Doctors have demonstrated that diabetes can be managed, and even eliminated, by eating a health, anti-inflammatory diet designed to reduce blood sugar, lose weight, and reduce...

2014-03-24 23:24:35

MarketOptimizer.org offers “PharmaPoint: Type 2 Diabetes – Global Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 – Event-Driven Update” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 This report focuses on type 2 diabetes pharmaceuticals in seven major markets (US, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK, and Japan) and three emerging markets (China, India and Brazil). These 10 markets will be referred to as the global market. The global type 2 diabetes pharmaceutical markets in the 2012...

2014-03-25 00:23:22

DUBLIN, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kz2b9w/investigation) has announced the addition of the "Investigation Report on China Insulin Glargine Market, 2009-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kz2b9w/investigation ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) With the improvement of people's living standard and changing of...

2014-03-18 12:30:53

-- Results Add to Evidence that SPLENDA® is Safe for People with Diabetes - FT. WASHINGTON, Pa., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consuming sucralose in a drink is shown to have the same effect as water on a person's sugar and insulin levels, according to a study reported in Diabetes Care, a journal of the American Diabetes Association(1). Sucralose is the no calorie sweetening ingredient in SPLENDA® Sweetener Products....

2014-03-18 08:40:57

DALLAS, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Diabetes App Market Report 2014, available with ReportsnReports.com, is a comprehensive analysis about the performance of diabetes apps, key players, best practices, country markets, regulatory impact, market trends and revenues from 2008-2018. The report is based on a detailed data set of 1100 diabetes apps available for the iOS and Android operating system in 27 countries. More than 30 interviews with physicians, diabetics,...


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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