All posts tagged "glucose"

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    New Approach to Lowering Blood Sugar May Help Diabetes Treatment​

    New research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis suggests a different strategy for treating diabetes: slowing the production of glucose in the liver. This discovery could create more effective medications for managing the condition. Working in...

    • Posted September 10, 2015
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    Research Concerning Glucose Uptake Could Help Treat Type 2 Diabetes

    Research findings that can likely be used to develop a new type of medicine for type 2 diabetes were recently in the Journal of Cell Biology. Researchers at Stockholm University have discovered a new mechanism that stimulates...

    • Posted November 26, 2014
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  • Study Links Calorie Intake to Cancer Development

    Researchers have discovered that restricting consumption of glucose, the most common dietary sugar, can extend the life of healthy human-lung cells and speed the death of precancerous human-lung cells, reducing cancer’s spread and growth rate.  Image: 3D...

    • Posted December 18, 2009
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  • Human Brain Shifts Into Higher Gear During Exercise

    Alternative energy is all the rage in major media headlines, but for the brain, this is old news. According to a study by researchers, the brain, just like muscle, works harder during strenuous exercise and is fueled...

    • Posted September 30, 2008
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