Hepatic PTP1B Deficiency: The Promise of a Treatment for Metabolic Syndrome?

@article{Bence2010HepaticPD,
  title={Hepatic PTP1B Deficiency: The Promise of a Treatment for Metabolic Syndrome?},
  author={Kendra K. Bence},
  journal={Journal of clinical metabolism & diabetes},
  year={2010},
  volume={1 1},
  pages={27-33}
}
Metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes are complex disorders that are associated with obesity, aging, and genetic predisposition. The increasing prevalence of metabolic abnormalities worldwide presents a serious public health problem, with rates of obesity and diabetes reaching unprecedented levels. A common feature of these disorders is the development of insulin resistance, resulting in decreased insulin-stimulated glucose uptake, failure to suppress hepatic glucose production, and… CONTINUE READING
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