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C-Peptide

Known as: Proinsulin C-Peptide, C Peptide, Proinsulin, Connecting Peptide 
The middle segment of proinsulin that is between the N-terminal B-chain and the C-terminal A-chain. It is a pancreatic peptide of about 31 residues… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Development of a cell therapy for diabetes would be greatly aided by a renewable supply of human β-cells. Here we show that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Excess body-mass index (BMI) has been associated with adverse outcomes in prostate cancer, and hyperinsulinaemia is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
SummaryIntegrated incremental immunoreactive insulin and connecting peptide responses to an oral glucose load of 50 g and an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Colorectal cancer and type 2 diabetes share many risk factors, and hyperinsulinemia appears to be associated with an… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The C-peptide of proinsulin is important for the biosynthesis of insulin but has for a long time been considered to be… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The prevalence and severity of lipodystrophy syndrome with long-term therapy for HIV-1 infection that includes a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
In type-2 diabetes, the overall incretin effect is reduced. The present investigation was designed to compare insulinotropic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Twenty-three healthy men (age 25 to 50 years), covering a wide range of fatness and body fat distribution, were studied. An oral… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Integrated insulin secretion rates calculated from peripheral venous C-peptide measurements by two-compartment kinetic analysis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Concentrations of insulin, proinsulin, and C-peptide were measured in portal and peripheral venous blood in six nondiabetic… Expand
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