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Brain insulin plays critical role in development of diabetes


February 17th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a novel function of brain insulin.Researchers from Mount Sinai School of Medicine have discovered that impaired brain insulin action may be the cause of the ... Read more...

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Cell responsible for kidney failure in diabetics found


October 6th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): Researchers have found a cell in the kidney that could be key to understanding why diabetes leads to kidney failure.Diabetes related kidney disease has previously been thought to ... Read more...

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‘Smart’ insulin molecule discovered


April 13th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): Previous studies have shown that obesity and excess insulin - whether naturally produced by the body or injected in synthetic form - are linked to an increased incidence ... Read more...

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Insulin study may offer better diabetes treatments


January 26th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Better treatments for Type I diabetes may be on the anvil, thanks to a new study which improves the understanding of how insulin interacts with cells in the ... Read more...

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Indian-origin researcher paves way to make blindness history


October 1st, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 1 (ANI): A potential therapy to delay or prevent blindness in patients with diabetic retinopathy may soon be available, thanks to an Indian-origin researchers new genetic research model that ... Read more...

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Scientists find pathway that lets mosquitoes survive winters cold


April 25th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): Scientists studying mosquito life cycle have identified two genes within the insulin signalling pathway of the insects that helps them to survive winters cold.They study led ... Read more...

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