|Salina Regional Earns ACR Accreditation for PET Students|
These studies involve the injection of small amounts of radioactive glucose material to reveal how they are metabolized by the body. The results assist in the diagnosis of a variety of diseases. Salina Regional is one of only three facilities in Kansas ...
Salina Post - Sat, 04 Jul 2015 14:56
|Public Release: 22-Jun-2015 Gut microbe may be key to metabolic health and ...|
The microbe seems to be linked to lower levels of fasting blood glucose and fats--key factors involved in the development of diabetes and heart disease--and healthier distribution of body fat, the findings indicate. In healthy people A. muciniphila ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:30
|State's newborn screening programme wins laurels|
Under the programme, babies are screened for four metabolic disorders — congenital hypothyroidism, phenylketonuria, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, and Glucose 6 phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency. “Of the 1.4 lakh newborns we screened so far, ...
The Hindu - Fri, 03 Jul 2015 17:18
|Research delivers insight into China repaglinide market analysis and forecast ...|
Currently there are only 3 kinds available in the Chinese market, namely, nateglinide, repaglinide and mitiglinide. They share the same mechanism of action, that is to say, they lower blood glucose by stimulating the release of insulin from the beta cells.
WhaTech - Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:56
|Tight glucose control benefits cardiac surgery patients without diabetes|
Postoperative morbidity in patients without diabetes undergoing cardiac surgery was reduced with perioperative initiation of intensive insulin therapy, according to recent study findings published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
Healio - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:18
|Molecular switch for a healthy metabolism discovered|
The protein complex mTORC1 is a central regulator of cell metabolism. In the active state, it stimulates anabolic processes and increases the production and storage of proteins and lipids. Researchers from the German Leibniz Institute for Age Research ...
Medical Xpress - Mon, 29 Jun 2015 06:07
|Old-line diabetes drug may fight diseases of aging|
Keeping that extra sugar (actually a form of sugar called glucose) out of the blood helps to maintain normal blood-sugar levels, thereby preventing such long-term complications as blindness, kidney failure and lower-limb amputation. About 29 million ...
The News Journal - Sun, 21 Jun 2015 14:33
|3 Small-Cap Biotech Stocks That Are Challenging the Status Quo|
Diabetes, a disorder of blood sugar metabolism, is a prevalent and serious disease of major public health importance. Currently there are approximately 387 million people in the world living with diabetes with an expected increase to nearly 600 million ...
MarketWatch - Mon, 29 Jun 2015 06:05