Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

Insulin C-peptide measurement

Known as: c peptide levels, insulin c-peptide level test, C-peptide Measurement 
A test used to help diagnose a type of pancreatic tumor called an insulinoma. After fasting, the patient receives an injection of insulin and the… Expand
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Review
2017
Review
2017
C-peptide is a widely used measure of pancreatic beta cell function. It is produced in equimolar amounts to endogenous insulin… Expand
  • figure 1
  • table 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Surgery is the most effective treatment of morbid obesity and leads to dramatic improvements in type 2 diabetes… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE AKT signaling is frequently deregulated in human cancers. MK-2206 is a potent, oral allosteric inhibitor of all AKT… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 1
  • table 3
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE The orexigenic gut hormone ghrelin and its receptor are present in pancreatic islets. Although ghrelin reduces insulin… Expand
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 5
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND It is controversial whether maternal hyperglycemia less severe than that in diabetes mellitus is associated with… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • table 2
Is this relevant?
Review
2007
Review
2007
There is a progressive deterioration in beta-cell function and mass in type 2 diabetics. It was found that islet function was… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • table 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to describe the National Institutes of Health's experience initiating an islet isolation and… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We have determined prehepatic insulin secretion rates (ISRs) in seven patients with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and in… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Pancreatic and gut hormone responses to oral glucose, and insulin sensitivity were studied in cystic fibrosis patients with… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The Japanese-American population of King County, Washington, is known to have a high prevalence of non-insulin-dependent diabetes… Expand
Is this relevant?