Sena Watanabe

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The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of liraglutide, an analog of human glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP1), on WBN/Kob-Lepr(fa) (fa/fa) rats, which spontaneously develop type 2 diabetes mellitus with pancreatic disorder and obesity. Male fa/fa rats (age, 7 wk) were allocated into 4 groups and received liraglutide (37.5, 75, 150 μg/kg SC)(More)
The relaxant effect of a novel VIP analog, [Arg15,20,21Leu17]-VIP-Gly-Lys-Arg-NH2 was compared with that of the original VIP in the same guinea pig trachea precontracted by carbachol in vitro. The VIP analog caused significantly and concentration-dependent relaxation similarly to the original VIP. In contrast to the original VIP, the VIP analog demonstrated(More)
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