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Flavonoids and Their Metabolites: Prevention in Cardiovascular Diseases and Diabetes.
Abstract: The occurrence of atherosclerosis and diabetes is expanding rapidly worldwide. These two metabolic disorders often co-occur, and are part of what is often referred to as the metabolic syndrome. In order to determine ...
A Survey Comparing the Management of Diabetes, Hypoglycaemia and Hyperglycaemia by Type 1 and Type 2 Insulin Users
(Scientific and Academic Publishing, 2015-04)
Aim: The opinions and attitudes of type 1 (T1) and type 2 (T2) insulin users toward their diagnosis, management, treatment and complications as a result of their diabetes were sought. Methods: A bottom-up survey design ...
Closed-loop glycaemic control using an implantable artificial pancreas in diabetic domestic pig
The performance of a completely implantable peritoneal artificial pancreas (AP) has been demonstrated in principle in a live diabetic domestic pig. The device consists of a smart glucose-sensitive gel that forms a gateway ...
Diffusion of fluorescent insulin from an acrylic derivatised dextran-concanavalin A gel in an implantable closed loop insulin delivery device
(Controlled Release Soceity, 2014-07)
The drug delivery mechanism of fluorescently labelled fluorescein isothiocyanate insulin (FITC-insulin) from a glucose responsive gel held in an implantable closed loop insulin delivery device was found to be diffusion ...
Assessing prevalence of and barriers to medication adherence in patients with uncontrolled diabetes attending primary healthcare clinics in Qatar
Background Studies conducted in Qatar have reported a high prevalence of diabetic nephropathy, retinopathy, and neuropathy. These complications are often associated with poor medication adherence and uncontrolled diabetes. ...
New resveratrol analogues for potential use in diabetes and cancer.
Resveratrol is a well notorious compound that may play a role in the prevention of diabetes complications and different cancers. Along, resveratrol, a naturally occurring phytoalexin, is known to exert numerous beneficial ...