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Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor (GLP-1R) plays a major role in promoting glucose-stimulated insulin secretion in pancreatic β-cells. In the present study, we synthesized a novel functional analog of GLP-1 conjugated to tetramethyl rhodamine to monitor the internalization of the receptor. Our data show that after being internalized the receptor is sorted to(More)
Dyslipidemia, particularly the elevated serum cholesterol levels, aggravate the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes. In the present study we explored the relationship between fasting blood sugar and serum lipid parameters in human volunteers which revealed a significant linear effect of serum cholesterol on fasting blood glucose. Short term feeding of(More)
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