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2014-06-23 10:20:10

Garvan Institute of Medical Research A new study being presented today at ICE/ENDO 2014, the joint meeting of the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society in Chicago, demonstrates that ambient temperatures can influence the growth or loss of brown fat in people. Cool environments stimulate growth, warm environments loss. Brown fat, also known as brown adipose tissue, is a special kind of fat that burns energy to generate heat. It keeps small animals and babies...

2014-06-23 08:28:45

Company Presents Positive Preclinical Efficacy Results at ICE/ENDO 2014 Meeting RALEIGH, N.C., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Islet Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: ISLT), a biopharmaceutical company developing new medicines and technologies for the treatment and diagnosis of metabolic disease, recently presented a peer-reviewed poster highlighting the unique properties of its selective sodium glucose transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor, remogliflozin etabonate (a prodrug of active remogliflozin),...

2014-06-20 23:06:47

ResearchMoz.us includes new market research report "Insulin Delivery Devices Market to 2019 - Simplified Pump Solutions and Low Cost Pens Represent Distinct Regional Growth Drivers" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NY (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The report provides comprehensive information on the key trends affecting these segments, and key analytical content on the market dynamics. The report also reviews the competitive landscape, analyzes each segment’s...

2014-06-20 23:06:12

Market Size - $1,326.6 Mn 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 16.2%, Market Trends –Innovations such as ultra-long acting analogs new report by Grand View Research. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/latin-merica-insulin-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The Latin America market for Insulin is expected to reach USD 3,760.7 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing prevalence of diabetes...

2014-06-19 08:30:01

Latest delivery device advancement in the basal insulin category PLAINSBORO, N.J., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, today announced the availability of its newest prefilled insulin delivery device Levemir(®) FlexTouch(®) (insulin detemir [rDNA origin] injection) in the United States. This device represents an advancement in insulin delivery and is based on years of feedback from endocrinologists, certified diabetes educators, primary care...

2014-06-18 23:12:11

Global Type 1 Diabetes Market 2014-2018 a research report available at ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 The key vendors in the Global Type 1 Diabetes market are increasing their penetration in the emerging markets. Recent years have witnessed an increase in investment in manufacturing sites based in these countries with the intention to enhance the production of drugs such as insulin for local or global markets. For instance, the Frankfurt site is a key...

2014-06-18 08:28:52

RALEIGH, N.C., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Islet Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: ISLT), a biopharmaceutical company developing new medicines and technologies for the treatment and diagnosis of metabolic disease, will present a peer-reviewed poster relating to its highly selective sodium glucose transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor, remogliflozin etabonate (a prodrug of active remogliflozin), at ICE/ENDO 2014, the joint meeting of the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocrine...

2014-06-16 20:22:11

AWARD-2: Once-Weekly Dulaglutide 0.75 mg Non-Inferior, 1.5 mg Superior in HbA1c Reduction from Baseline with Sustained Weight Loss and Lower Risk for Hypoglycemia SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today released detailed results from two AWARD trials that showed treatment with once-weekly dulaglutide 1.5 mg resulted in superior reductions in HbA1c from baseline compared to insulin glargine, with a lower risk for hypoglycemia.(1,2) Dulaglutide is an...

2014-06-16 18:01:02

Tonic Life Communications USA Presented at the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions Animas Corporation today shared encouraging results from its predictive hypoglycemia-minimizing algorithm in development. Data from a clinical feasibility study demonstrated that the algorithm was capable of helping maintain glucose above hypoglycemic levels an average of 99.1 percent of the time for the 12 participants investigated, all of whom were adults with type 1 diabetes. The study...

2014-06-16 13:02:01

American Diabetes Association One study shows adolescent brains process sugar differently than adult brains; another finds evidence changes in adipose tissue begin at very young age for obese children With the increase in childhood obesity and the associated increase in type 2 diabetes among children and adolescents, there is growing interest in how children's bodies process the foods they eat and how obesity and diabetes begin to develop at early ages. Two studies presented at the...


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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