Hypoglycemia unawareness prevention: Targeting glucagon production.


Insulin-dependent individuals with diabetes are at risk for a severe hypoglycemic event that may predispose them to several repeat episodes during which the normal counter regulatory mechanisms that protect against hypoglycemia fail to be activated. This state of hypoglycemia unawareness is characterized by a failure of glucagon release, preventing… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2016.04.012


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@article{Samson2016HypoglycemiaUP, title={Hypoglycemia unawareness prevention: Targeting glucagon production.}, author={Willis K Samson and Lauren Stein and Mollisa M Elrick and Alison S. Salvatori and Grant R. Kolar and Dawn Belt Davis and Gina L. C. Yosten}, journal={Physiology & behavior}, year={2016}, volume={162}, pages={147-50} }