Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, December 26th, 2005
"Diabetic cardiomyopathy was the most dangerous diabetic complication facing diabetics, with its exact mechanisms remaining obscure. Our study was conducted to investigate the expression of thrombospondin-1 (TSP-1) and neuropeptide Y (NPY) in myocardium of streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rats," researchers in People's Republic of China report.
X.M. Zhang and colleagues at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou employed "streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rats to study the alteration of the TSP-1 and NPY expression in...
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