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2013-10-16 08:27:44

Clinical Results Are Most Influential for Endocrinologists Choosing Between Biosimilars of the Same Reference Brand, According to a New Report from BioTrends Research Group EXTON, Pa., Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends Research Group, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for specialized biopharmaceutical issues, finds that surveyed U.S. and European endocrinologists require extensive efficacy data from multiple Phase III trials, involving in excess of 1,000...

2013-10-15 23:24:29

A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Top 5 Ways To Prevent Insulin Resistance describes the the most effective ways to prevent insulin resistance and lower the risk of diabetes. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Top 5 Ways To Prevent Insulin Resistance describes the the most effective ways to prevent insulin resistance and lower the risk of diabetes. Insulin is a vital hormone created by the pancreas and required for...

2013-10-15 20:59:06

Have you ever wondered why young children can eat bags of Halloween candy and feel fine the next day – compared to adults who experience all sorts of agony following the same junk food binge? Evolution and a gene called Foxo may be to blame. Working in fruit flies, scientists at the Buck Institute have identified a mechanism that helps the flies adapt to changes in diet when they're young; they've discovered that same mechanism gets misregulated as the flies age, disrupting metabolic...

2013-10-15 16:26:02

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO) announced today the first patient has been dosed in a closed loop control ("artificial pancreas") clinical study involving Halozyme's recombinant human hyaluronidase being performed by researchers at Yale School of Medicine in patients with type 1 diabetes. The study will compare blood glucose control observed when using lispro (marketed as Humalog(®)), a rapid acting analog insulin, alone versus...

Researchers Use New 3D Method To Grow Miniature Pancreas
2013-10-15 12:48:09

University of Copenhagen An international team of researchers from the University of Copenhagen have successfully developed an innovative 3D method to grow miniature pancreas from progenitor cells. The future goal is to use this model to help in the fight against diabetes. The research results has just been published in the scientific journal Development. Professor Anne Grapin-Botton and her team at the Danish Stem Cell Centre have developed a three-dimensional culture method which...

2013-10-15 08:30:25

--Joint Venture Enables Dance Biopharm to Expedite Regulatory and Commercialization Efforts in China-- SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dance Biopharm Inc., a privately-held biotechnology company focused on the development of inhaled insulin products to treat diabetes, today announced that it has entered into a joint venture with Harmony Asset for the development of inhaled insulin in China and other Asian countries (excluding Japan). Under the joint venture, Harmony...

2013-10-08 23:23:03

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Insulin Delivery Devices Market Forecast to 2017. London (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 371 Million people had diabetes in 2012 and by 2030 this number is expected to rise to 552 Million. This finding by International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and similar results from studies done by organizations of repute like WHO, CDC, NHS etc. suggest that a huge patient population exists for the diabetes healthcare market. It is estimated...

Three American Scientists Win 2013 Nobel Prize In Physiology Or Medicine
2013-10-07 11:11:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Three scientists at American universities were awarded the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their work describing the cellular machinery behind the transport and secretion of proteins in the body’s cells. Based on their experiments with yeast, the scientists – Randy W. Schekman from the University of California at Berkeley, Thomas C. Südhof from Stanford University and James E. Rothman from Yale University -- were...

2013-10-04 23:19:25

Health News Wires has published an informative web page and video review of the health benefits of BioTRUST’s IC-5 Advanced Insulin and Carbohydrate Management supplement. The web page and video explain how IC-5’s natural ingredients lower blood sugar and insulin levels. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Health News Wires has published an informative web page and video review of the health benefits of BioTRUST’s IC-5 Advanced Insulin and Carbohydrate Management supplement. The...

2013-10-04 23:00:35

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Report on “China Insulin Industry Report, 2012-2015” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 05, 2013 China is a country with the largest number of diabetics. In 2011, the market scale of diabetes medicine in China approximated RMB13.8 billion, of which, insulin medicines mainly comprising recombinant human insulin and insulin analog accounted for 52.8%. Due to high technological content and entry barriers, Chinese insulin market is...


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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