Published in Biotech Law Weekly, November 17th, 2006
According to recent research published in the Journal of Neuroendocrinology, "The present study aimed to examine whether hyperphagia, which is frequently observed in type 1 diabetic patients and model animals, also occurs in type 2 diabetic Goto-Kakizaki (GK) rats and, if so, to explore underlying abnormalities in the hypothalamus."
F. Maekawa and colleagues working with the Jichi Medical University explained, GK rats at postnatal weeks 6-12, compared to control Wistar rats, exhibited hyperphagia, hyperglycaemia,...
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