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Diabetes is a disorder of metabolism—the way the body uses digested food for growth and energy. Most of the food people eat is broken down into glucose, the form of sugar in the blood. Glucose is the main source of fuel for the body.
New protective mechanism against non-alcoholic fatty liver disease identified

New protective mechanism against non-alcoholic fatty liver disease identified

Scientists reveal the origins and provide a detailed ID card of pancreatic endocrine stem cells

Scientists reveal the origins and provide a detailed ID card of pancreatic endocrine stem cells

Scientists decipher a direct dialog between the gut microbiota and the brain

Scientists decipher a direct dialog between the gut microbiota and the brain

Researchers identify a way to accelerate "handbrake" immune cells to remove disease faster

Researchers identify a way to accelerate "handbrake" immune cells to remove disease faster

Researchers create RNA molecules to address human pancreatic beta cells

Researchers create RNA molecules to address human pancreatic beta cells

New scalable method to advance maturation of human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes

New scalable method to advance maturation of human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes

A mitochondrial uncoupler prevents sarcopenic obesity in elderly mice

A mitochondrial uncoupler prevents sarcopenic obesity in elderly mice

Scientists recognize neuronal processes that regulate food cravings during pregnancy

Scientists recognize neuronal processes that regulate food cravings during pregnancy

Breakthrough discovery provides a desirable drug target to tackle metabolic diseases

Breakthrough discovery provides a desirable drug target to tackle metabolic diseases

Powerhouse-pruning protein may be a sound target to help trigger new blood vessel growth

Powerhouse-pruning protein may be a sound target to help trigger new blood vessel growth

Genetic risk score may help identify Type 2 diabetes patients with a higher risk for cardiovascular events

Genetic risk score may help identify Type 2 diabetes patients with a higher risk for cardiovascular events

Phenolic extract from blueberries enhance vascularization and cell migration

Phenolic extract from blueberries enhance vascularization and cell migration

Researchers focus to create a new class of molecules for curing biofilm infections

Researchers focus to create a new class of molecules for curing biofilm infections

Study explores that extra dosages of genes may lead to surplus X chromosomes

Study explores that extra dosages of genes may lead to surplus X chromosomes

HIF-1alpha inhibitor preserves the activity of insulin-producing beta cells in diabetic mice

HIF-1alpha inhibitor preserves the activity of insulin-producing beta cells in diabetic mice

Scientists create powerful new method for generating protein drugs

Scientists create powerful new method for generating protein drugs

Study shows how genes help control appetite and obesity in children

Study shows how genes help control appetite and obesity in children

Researchers create an atlas of cell types present in the white adipose tissue of humans, mice

Researchers create an atlas of cell types present in the white adipose tissue of humans, mice

Improving the long-term effectiveness of TB vaccine in mice

Improving the long-term effectiveness of TB vaccine in mice

Unusual partners aid new blood vessel development

Unusual partners aid new blood vessel development