Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, June 16th, 2003
"To clarify whether pancreatic beta-cell function and/or insulin resistance contributes to development of glucose intolerance in Japanese subjects, we investigated 551 subjects who underwent a 75-g oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT)," investigators in Japan report.
"Subjects were divided into three groups: normal glucose tolerance (NGT, n=238), impaired glucose tolerance (IGT, n=211), and newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus (n=102)," wrote Masao Kanauchi and collaborators at Nara Medical University. "The diabetics were...
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