Balancing glucose levels after bariatric surgery — an important role for GLP1

@article{Greenhill2019BalancingGL,
  title={Balancing glucose levels after bariatric surgery — an important role for GLP1},
  author={Claire J. Greenhill},
  journal={Nature Reviews Endocrinology},
  year={2019},
  volume={15},
  pages={189}
}
Nature reviews | Endocrinology After bariatric surgery, many patients experience resolution of type 2 diabetes mellitus before they have lost a notable amount of weight. However, the mechanisms underlying this effect have been unclear. Now, new research suggests that glucagonlike peptide 1 (GLP1) has a key role in initiating insulin secretion following bariatric surgery, which could account for the rapid resolution of type 2 diabetes mellitus. “We wanted to understand the contribution of the… CONTINUE READING
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