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Effect of Vildagliptin on Hepatic Steatosis
Context: Although dipeptidyl-peptidase-4 inhibitors exert their major action via an incretin mechanism, a favorable effect of vildagliptin on lipid metabolism remains unexplained. Objective: TheExpand
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Altered Volume, Morphology and Composition of the Pancreas in Type 2 Diabetes
Objective Although impairment in pancreatic insulin secretion is known to precede the clinical diagnosis of type 2 diabetes by up to a decade, fasting blood glucose concentration only risesExpand
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Diurnal variation in skeletal muscle and liver glycogen in humans with normal health and Type 2 diabetes.
In health, food carbohydrate is stored as glycogen in muscle and liver, preventing a deleterious rise in osmotically active plasma glucose after eating. Glycogen concentrations increase sequentiallyExpand
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To the Editor.
The article gives the height of the hill in feet as h(x, y) = 5000 – 30x2 – 10y2, with x and y in miles, but then computes the arc lengths as if the vertical units were miles. If h really were inExpand
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Letters to the Editor.
that doubt the effectiveness of non-invasive techniques forget that it is their unfamiliarity that limits the value of myocardial perfusion imaging and not the technique itself. Instead of ignoringExpand
Metabolic effects of dipeptyl peptidase 4 inhibitor in type 2 diabetes
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