Nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase enhances beta cell expansion during pregnancy.

@article{Feng2016NicotinamidePE,
  title={Nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase enhances beta cell expansion during pregnancy.},
  author={Jun-an Feng and Haiyun Li and Xiu-Ling Wang and Y Huo and S-X Liu and L Li},
  journal={European review for medical and pharmacological sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={20 23},
  pages={4965-4971}
}
OBJECTIVE Many factors contribute to the development of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). Among these factors, nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase (NAMPT) plays a critical role. Previous studies have demonstrated the effects of NAMPT on insulin resistance during GDM, while the effects of NAMPT on beta cells remain unknown. Here we addressed this… CONTINUE READING