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OBJECTIVE Betatrophin, a newly identified hormone, has been recently characterized as a potent stimulator that increases the production and expansion of insulin-secreting β-cells in mice, but the physiological role of betatrophin remains poorly understood. This study measured for the first time serum betatrophin levels in newly diagnosed patients with type(More)
Glycemic variability (GV) has been proposed as contributor to diabetes-related macrovascular complications. This randomized control trial evaluated a new combination therapy with continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) plus sitagliptin (CSII + sitagliptin) vs. CSII only in terms of metabolic control, GV and β-cell function in patients with newly(More)
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