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Diabetes can be a severe and discouraging condition.
Researchers from Columbia University Medical Center have announced the ability to convert cells in the human gastrointestinal tract into insulin-producing cells by simply turning off a single gene, according to a new report in Nature Communications.
This week, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the rapid-acting Afrezza Inhalation Powder system to improve glycemic control in adults with diabetes mellitus, or Type I diabetes.
DALLAS, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report, "Human Insulin Market by Product Type (Human Insulin (Short Acting, Intermediate Acting,
Distribution agreement reached with partner to market the Dario(TM)smart meter in Canada CAESAREA, Israel, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
First biosimilar insulin to receive CHMP positive opinion in the EU INDIANAPOLIS and INGELHEIM, Germany, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human
First biosimilar insulin to receive CHMP positive opinion in the EU INDIANAPOLIS and RIDGEFIELD, Conn., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human
Lilly Diabetes grants $200,000 for scholarships ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill.
ADW Diabetes announces a shipping promotion in which customers will get free standard shipping on orders placed on or before June 30th 2014. Pompano Beach, FL
Dr. Forrest Hannan, D.C.
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...
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...
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
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