The Nobel Chronicles

  title={The Nobel Chronicles},
  author={Tonse N. K. Raju},
  journal={The Lancet},
  • T. Raju
  • Published 31 October 1998
  • Philosophy
  • The Lancet
Advances in newer basal and bolus insulins: impact on type 1 diabetes.
The newest basal insulin analogues, insulin glargine U300 and degludec, have proven to be efficient in reducing hypoglycaemic events due to a more stable action profile.
Biomarkers of PTSD: Neuropeptides and immune signaling
The current evidence including the novel hypothesis that cellular immunity is implicated in PTSD risk and resilience is reviewed, along with evidence for a possible role for CNS inflammation in PTSD symptoms, especially in individuals who have PTSD with co-morbid depression.
Are Islet Cells the Gatekeepers of the Pancreas?
This review intends to highlight the importance of islet cells, not only for glucose metabolism, but also for their significant role in drug metabolism and diseases, especially in pancreatic cancer.