Antibodies specific to INSULIN.
An insulin preparation that is designed to provide immediate and long term glycemic control in a single dosage. Biphasic insulin typically contains a mixture of REGULAR INSULIN or SHORT-ACTING INSULIN combined with a LONG-ACTING INSULIN.
5-Bromo-2,4(1H,3H)-pyrimidinedione. Brominated derivative of uracil that acts as an antimetabolite, substituting for thymine in DNA. It is used mainly as an experimental mutagen, but its deoxyriboside (BROMODEOXYURIDINE) is used to treat neoplasms.
A 51-amino acid pancreatic hormone that plays a major role in the regulation of glucose metabolism, directly by suppressing endogenous glucose production (GLYCOGENOLYSIS; GLUCONEOGENESIS) and indirectly by suppressing GLUCAGON secretion and LIPOLYSIS. Native insulin is a globular protein comprised of a zinc-coordinated hexamer. Each insulin monomer containing two chains, A (21 residues) and B (30 residues), linked by two disulfide bonds. Insulin is used as a drug to control insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (DIABETES MELLITUS, TYPE 1).
A sulfonylurea hypoglycemic agent used in the treatment of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus not responding to dietary modification. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p277)
A biguanide hypoglycemic agent with actions and uses similar to those of METFORMIN. Although it is generally considered to be associated with an unacceptably high incidence of lactic acidosis, often fatal, it is still available in some countries. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p290)
An intermediate-acting INSULIN preparation with onset time of 2 hours and duration of 24 hours. It is produced by crystallizing ZINC-insulin-PROTAMINES at neutral pH 7. Thus it is called neutral protamine Hagedorn for inventor Hans Christian Hagedorn.
Immunoglobulin molecules having a specific amino acid sequence by virtue of which they interact only with the ANTIGEN (or a very similar shape) that induced their synthesis in cells of the lymphoid series (especially PLASMA CELLS).
Insulin that has been modified to contain an ASPARTIC ACID instead of a PROLINE at position 38 of the B-chain.
A syndrome of abnormally low BLOOD GLUCOSE level. Clinical hypoglycemia has diverse etiologies. Severe hypoglycemia eventually lead to glucose deprivation of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM resulting in HUNGER; SWEATING; PARESTHESIA; impaired mental function; SEIZURES; COMA; and even DEATH.
A cell surface receptor for INSULIN. It comprises a tetramer of two alpha and two beta subunits which are derived from cleavage of a single precursor protein. The receptor contains an intrinsic TYROSINE KINASE domain that is located within the beta subunit. Activation of the receptor by INSULIN results in numerous metabolic changes including increased uptake of GLUCOSE into the liver, muscle, and ADIPOSE TISSUE.
Enzymes that activate one or more COMPLEMENT PROTEINS in the complement system leading to the formation of the COMPLEMENT MEMBRANE ATTACK COMPLEX, an important response in host defense. They are enzymes in the various COMPLEMENT ACTIVATION pathways.
A subtype of DIABETES MELLITUS that is characterized by INSULIN deficiency. It is manifested by the sudden onset of severe HYPERGLYCEMIA, rapid progression to DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS, and DEATH unless treated with insulin. The disease may occur at any age, but is most common in childhood or adolescence.
The property of antibodies which enables them to react with some ANTIGENIC DETERMINANTS and not with others. Specificity is dependent on chemical composition, physical forces, and molecular structure at the binding site.
The complex formed by the binding of antigen and antibody molecules. The deposition of large antigen-antibody complexes leading to tissue damage causes IMMUNE COMPLEX DISEASES.
Immunoglobulins produced in response to VIRAL ANTIGENS.
A heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by HYPERGLYCEMIA and GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE.
Immunoglobulins produced in a response to BACTERIAL ANTIGENS.
Antibodies produced by a single clone of cells.
Classic quantitative assay for detection of antigen-antibody reactions using a radioactively labeled substance (radioligand) either directly or indirectly to measure the binding of the unlabeled substance to a specific antibody or other receptor system. Non-immunogenic substances (e.g., haptens) can be measured if coupled to larger carrier proteins (e.g., bovine gamma-globulin or human serum albumin) capable of inducing antibody formation.
Diminished effectiveness of INSULIN in lowering blood sugar levels: requiring the use of 200 units or more of insulin per day to prevent HYPERGLYCEMIA or KETOSIS.
The production of ANTIBODIES by proliferating and differentiated B-LYMPHOCYTES under stimulation by ANTIGENS.
Antibodies that reduce or abolish some biological activity of a soluble antigen or infectious agent, usually a virus.
A measure of the binding strength between antibody and a simple hapten or antigen determinant. It depends on the closeness of stereochemical fit between antibody combining sites and antigen determinants, on the size of the area of contact between them, and on the distribution of charged and hydrophobic groups. It includes the concept of "avidity," which refers to the strength of the antigen-antibody bond after formation of reversible complexes.
A structurally-related group of signaling proteins that are phosphorylated by the INSULIN RECEPTOR PROTEIN-TYROSINE KINASE. The proteins share in common an N-terminal PHOSPHOLIPID-binding domain, a phosphotyrosine-binding domain that interacts with the phosphorylated INSULIN RECEPTOR, and a C-terminal TYROSINE-rich domain. Upon tyrosine phosphorylation insulin receptor substrate proteins interact with specific SH2 DOMAIN-containing proteins that are involved in insulin receptor signaling.
Compounds in which a methyl group is attached to the cyano moiety.
A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.
The portion of an interactive computer program that issues messages to and receives commands from a user.

Frequency of islet cell autoantibodies (IA-2 and GAD) in young Brazilian type 1 diabetes patients. (1/202)

Type 1 diabetes, as an autoimmune disease, presents several islet cell-specific autoantibodies such as islet cell antibody (ICA), anti-insulin, anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD) and the antibody (Ab) against tyrosine phosphatase (PTP)-like protein known as ICA-512 (IA-2). In order to determine the frequency of the anti-GAD and anti-IA-2 autoantibodies in Brazilian type 1 diabetes patients we studied 35 diabetes mellitus (DM) type 1 patients with recent-onset disease (12 months) who were compared to 12 children with normal fasting glucose. Anti-GAD65 and anti-IA-2 autoantibodies were detected with commercial immunoprecipitation assays. The frequency of positive results in recent-onset DM type 1 patients was 80.0% for GADAb, 62.9% for IA-2Ab and 82.9% for GADAb and/or IA-2Ab. The long-duration type 1 diabetes subjects presented frequencies of 54.1% for GADAb and IA-2Ab, and 67.5% for GAD and/or IA-2 antibodies. The control group showed no positive cases. Anti-GAD and IA-2 assays showed a high frequency of positivity in these Brazilian type 1 diabetes patients, who presented the same prevalence as a Caucasian population.  (+info)

Lack of association between early childhood immunizations and beta-cell autoimmunity. (2/202)

OBJECTIVE: To determine whether early childhood immunization history affects the risk of developing the beta-cell autoimmunity that precedes type 1 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: This article describes a case-control study whose participants were 317 children aged < or = 12 years who have a first-degree relative with type 1 diabetes. The children were enrolled in a prospective cohort study of the etiology of beta-cell autoimmunity, the Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young, in Denver, Colorado. The main outcome measure was beta-cell autoimmunity as determined by persistent autoantibodies against insulin, GAD, or islet cell antibody (IA-2) 512. The number of cases with beta-cell autoimmunity was 25, and the number of control subjects (the remainder of the cohort) was 292. RESULTS: There was no difference between cases and control subjects in the proportion receiving hepatitis B (HBV), Haemophilus influenzae b (Hib), polio, or diphtheria tetanus pertussis (DTP) vaccines before 9 months of age; in the proportion receiving HBV at birth rather than later; or in the median age at first HBV, Hib, polio, or DTP vaccination. CONCLUSIONS: The results suggest that changing the early childhood immunization schedule would not affect the risk of developing beta-cell autoimmunity or type 1 diabetes.  (+info)

Effect of Bacillus Calmette-Guerin vaccination on new-onset type 1 diabetes. A randomized clinical study. (3/202)

OBJECTIVE: We undertook this study to test whether Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccine preserves beta-cell function and increases the remission rate in children with new-onset type 1 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: This was a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial offered to children referred to the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes or the Baystate Medical Center with a diagnosis of new-onset type 1 diabetes. There were 94 children aged 5-18 years who received either BCG or saline intradermally within 4 months of onset of symptoms and who were then evaluated at 3-month intervals for 2 years. The primary end point was remission, defined as insulin independence for 4 weeks. Secondary end points were C-peptide levels (fasting and in response to a mixed meal challenge), insulin dose, and HbA1c. RESULTS: Of the patients, 47 were randomized to each arm; 7 in the placebo group and 9 in the BCG group did not complete 1 year of the study and are not included in the analysis. One patient from each group achieved remission. Fasting and stimulated C-peptide levels did not differ by treatment arm but declined in both groups and were lower initially and during the entire 2-year period in younger children. Insulin requirements and HbA1c levels did not differ in the two groups. CONCLUSIONS: Vaccination with BCG at the time of onset of type 1 diabetes does not increase the remission rate or preserve beta-cell function.  (+info)

Early expression of antiinsulin autoantibodies of humans and the NOD mouse: evidence for early determination of subsequent diabetes. (4/202)

With the development of an insulin autoantibody (IAA) assay performed in 96-well filtration plates, we have evaluated prospectively the development of IAA in NOD mice (from 4 weeks of age) and children (from 7 to 10 months of age) at genetic risk for the development of type 1 diabetes. NOD mice had heterogeneous expression of IAA despite being inbred. IAA reached a peak between 8 and 16 weeks and then declined. IAA expression by NOD mice at 8 weeks of age was strongly associated with early development of diabetes, which occurred at 16-18 weeks of age (NOD mice IAA(+) at 8 weeks: 83% (5/6) diabetic by 18 weeks versus 11% (1/9) of IAA negative at 8 weeks; P <.01). In man, IAA was frequently present as early as 9 months of age, the first sampling time. Of five children found to have persistent IAA before 1 year of age, four have progressed to diabetes (all before 3.5 years of age) and the fifth is currently less than age 2. Of the 929 children not expressing persistent IAA before age 1, only one has progressed to diabetes to date (age onset 3), and this child expressed IAA at his second visit (age 1.1). In new onset patients, the highest levels of IAA correlated with an earlier age of diabetes onset. Our data suggest that the program for developing diabetes of NOD mice and humans is relatively "fixed" early in life and, for NOD mice, a high risk of early development of diabetes is often determined by 8 weeks of age. With such early determination of high risk of progression to diabetes, immunologic therapies in humans may need to be tested in children before the development of IAA for maximal efficacy.  (+info)

Antibody-mediated insulin resistance treated by cessation of insulin administration. (5/202)

A 45-year-old Japanese man was referred to our hospital because of hyperglycemia despite the administration of as much as 120 U/day of human insulin. He had no history of injecting animal insulin. Free insulin was below 5 microU/ml, but a high titer of total insulin (about 3,000 microU/ml) was observed, suggesting the presence of antibodies against human insulin. Scatchard analysis showed an increased insulin binding capacity in the plasma characterized by a higher affinity for insulin. He was successfully treated by cessation of insulin administration. A Scatchard analysis series showed that a reduction in the insulin binding capacity of antibodies paralleled the improvement in glycemic control.  (+info)

Association between rotavirus infection and pancreatic islet autoimmunity in children at risk of developing type 1 diabetes. (6/202)

Pancreatic islet autoimmunity leading to type 1 diabetes could be triggered by viruses in genetically susceptible individuals. Rotavirus (RV), the most common cause of childhood gastroenteritis, contains peptide sequences highly similar to T-cell epitopes in the islet autoantigens GAD and tyrosine phosphatase IA-2 (IA-2), suggesting T-cells to RV could trigger islet autoimmunity by molecular mimicry. We therefore sought an association between RV infection and islet autoantibody markers in children at risk for diabetes who were followed from birth. There was a specific and highly significant association between RV seroconversion and increases in any of these antibodies: 86% of antibodies to IA-2, 62% to insulin, and 50% to GAD first appeared or increased with increases in RV IgG or IgA. RV infection may therefore trigger or exacerbate islet autoimmunity in genetically susceptible children.  (+info)

Immunoreactive somatostatin is present in discrete cells of the endocrine pancreas. (7/202)

A discrete population of cells of the endocrine pancreas contains immunoreactive somatostatin as shown by immunofluorescence. These cells are different from those containing glucagon or insulin. This unexpected observation may be of physiopathological significance in the regulatory mechanisms involved in the secretion of glucagon and insulin.  (+info)

Use of an islet cell antibody assay to identify type 1 diabetic patients with rapid decrease in C-peptide levels after clinical onset. Belgian Diabetes Registry. (8/202)

OBJECTIVE: To investigate whether the presence of antibody markers at diagnosis could help predict the rapid decrease in residual beta-cell function noted in some, but not all, patients with recent-onset type 1 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: We measured random C-peptide levels (radioimmunoassay); islet cell cytoplasmic antibodies (ICA) (indirect immunofluorescence); and antibodies against IA-2 protein, 65-kDa glutamate decarboxylase, and insulin (liquid-phase radiobinding assays) in 172 patients <40 years of age with type 1 diabetes. The patients had been consecutively recruited at diagnosis by the Belgian Diabetes Registry and were followed for 2 years. RESULTS: Two years after diagnosis, random C-peptide levels had decreased significantly (P < 0.001) in ICA+ patients but not in ICA- patients. C-peptide values <50 pmol/ were noted in 88% of patients diagnosed before 7 years of age, in 45% of patients diagnosed between ages 7 and 15 years, and in 29% of patients diagnosed after 15 years of age (P < 0.001). In cases of clinical onset before age 15 years, a rapid decline in random C-peptide values was observed almost exclusively in patients with high-titer ICA (> or =50 Juvenile Diabetes Foundation [JDF] units) at diagnosis (69 vs. 17% in patients with lower ICA titers, P < 0.001). In patients diagnosed after 15 years of age, 36% of patients with ICA titers > or =12JDF units developed low C-peptide levels compared with 14% of patients with ICA titers < 12 JDF units (P < 0.03). Multivariate analysis confirmed that C-peptide levels after 2 years were inversely correlated with ICA levels (P < 0.001) and to a lesser degree positively correlated with age at diagnosis (P < 0.02), regardless of the levels or number of molecular autoantibodies. CONCLUSIONS: Young age at diagnosis and high-titer ICA identify a group of type 1 diabetic patients at high risk of rapidly losing residual beta-cell function. Using these selection criteria, it is possible to better target beta-cell-preserving interventions to patients with or without such rapid progression, depending on the nature of the tested substance. The ICA assay measures clinically relevant antibodies not detected in antibody assays that use recombinant human autoantigens for substrate.  (+info)

Insulin antibodies are proteins produced by the immune system that recognize and bind to insulin. They are typically formed in response to an exposure to exogenous insulin, such as in people with diabetes who use insulin therapy. In some cases, the presence of insulin antibodies can affect insulin absorption, distribution, metabolism, and elimination, leading to variable insulin requirements, reduced glycemic control, and potentially an increased risk of hypoglycemia or hyperglycemia. However, not all individuals with insulin antibodies experience clinical consequences, and the significance of their presence can vary between individuals.

Biphasic insulins, also known as premixed insulins, are a type of insulin therapy used to treat diabetes mellitus. They contain a mixture of two types of insulin: a fast-acting insulin and an intermediate-acting insulin. The fast-acting insulin starts working within 30 minutes after injection and peaks in about 2 hours, while the intermediate-acting insulin starts working after about 2 hours and continues to work for up to 16-24 hours.

Biphasic insulins are typically administered twice a day before meals to provide both immediate blood sugar control (from the fast-acting component) and longer-term coverage (from the intermediate-acting component). Examples of biphasic insulins include Novolog Mix 70/30, Humalog Mix 75/25, and Humulin 70/30.

It is important to note that the optimal type and dosage of insulin therapy may vary depending on individual patient needs, and should be determined by a healthcare professional.

Bromouracil is a chemical compound that is used in the synthesis of DNA. It is a brominated derivative of uracil, which is one of the nucleobases found in RNA. Bromouracil can be incorporated into DNA during replication in place of thymine, another nucleobase. This can lead to mutations in the DNA because bromouracil behaves differently from thymine in certain chemical reactions.

Bromouracil is not typically found in living organisms and is not considered to be a normal part of the genetic material. It may be used in research settings to study the mechanisms of DNA replication and mutation. In clinical medicine, bromouracil has been used in the treatment of psoriasis, a skin condition characterized by red, scaly patches. However, its use in this context is not common.

It is important to note that bromouracil can have toxic effects and should be handled with care. It can cause irritation to the skin and eyes, and prolonged exposure may lead to more serious health problems. If you have any questions about bromouracil or its use, it is best to speak with a healthcare professional or a qualified scientist.

Insulin is a hormone produced by the beta cells of the pancreatic islets, primarily in response to elevated levels of glucose in the circulating blood. It plays a crucial role in regulating blood glucose levels and facilitating the uptake and utilization of glucose by peripheral tissues, such as muscle and adipose tissue, for energy production and storage. Insulin also inhibits glucose production in the liver and promotes the storage of excess glucose as glycogen or triglycerides.

Deficiency in insulin secretion or action leads to impaired glucose regulation and can result in conditions such as diabetes mellitus, characterized by chronic hyperglycemia and associated complications. Exogenous insulin is used as a replacement therapy in individuals with diabetes to help manage their blood glucose levels and prevent long-term complications.

Chlorpropamide is a type of oral anti-diabetic drug known as a sulfonylurea, which is used to lower blood glucose levels in people with type 2 diabetes. It works by stimulating the release of insulin from the pancreas and increasing the sensitivity of peripheral tissues to insulin.

Here's the medical definition:

Chlorpropamide: A first-generation sulfonylurea medication used in the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus. It acts by stimulating the release of insulin from the pancreatic beta cells and increasing peripheral tissue sensitivity to insulin. Chlorpropamide has a longer duration of action than other sulfonylureas, with a peak effect at around 6-12 hours after administration. Common side effects include hypoglycemia, weight gain, and gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea and diarrhea. It is important to monitor blood glucose levels regularly while taking chlorpropamide to avoid hypoglycemia.

Phenformin is a medication that was previously used to treat type 2 diabetes. It belongs to a class of drugs called biguanides, which work to decrease the amount of glucose produced by the liver and increase the body's sensitivity to insulin. However, phenformin was associated with an increased risk of lactic acidosis, a potentially life-threatening condition characterized by an excessive buildup of lactic acid in the bloodstream. As a result, it is no longer available or recommended for use in most countries, including the United States.

Isophane Insulin, also known as NPH (Neutral Protamine Hagedorn) Insulin, is an intermediate-acting insulin preparation that combines insulin with protamine to form a suspension that provides a relatively consistent and prolonged duration of action. It starts to lower blood glucose levels within 2-4 hours after injection, peaks around 4-10 hours, and continues to work for up to 18-20 hours. This makes it suitable for use in basal insulin regimens to cover the body's needs for insulin between meals and during the night.

Antibodies are proteins produced by the immune system in response to the presence of a foreign substance, such as a bacterium or virus. They are capable of identifying and binding to specific antigens (foreign substances) on the surface of these invaders, marking them for destruction by other immune cells. Antibodies are also known as immunoglobulins and come in several different types, including IgA, IgD, IgE, IgG, and IgM, each with a unique function in the immune response. They are composed of four polypeptide chains, two heavy chains and two light chains, that are held together by disulfide bonds. The variable regions of the heavy and light chains form the antigen-binding site, which is specific to a particular antigen.

Insulin aspart is a rapid-acting insulin analog used to treat diabetes mellitus. It is structurally modified from human insulin by replacing the amino acid proline with aspartic acid at position B28. This modification allows insulin aspart to have a faster onset and shorter duration of action compared to regular human insulin, making it suitable for mealtime dosing. Insulin aspart is usually administered subcutaneously and starts to lower blood glucose levels within 10-20 minutes after injection, peaking around 1-3 hours, and its effect lasts for approximately 3-5 hours. It is available under the brand name Novolog or Fiasp (a newer formulation with faster absorption).

Hypoglycemia is a medical condition characterized by an abnormally low level of glucose (sugar) in the blood. Generally, hypoglycemia is defined as a blood glucose level below 70 mg/dL (3.9 mmol/L), although symptoms may not occur until the blood sugar level falls below 55 mg/dL (3.0 mmol/L).

Hypoglycemia can occur in people with diabetes who are taking insulin or medications that increase insulin production, as well as those with certain medical conditions such as hormone deficiencies, severe liver illnesses, or disorders of the adrenal glands. Symptoms of hypoglycemia include sweating, shaking, confusion, rapid heartbeat, and in severe cases, loss of consciousness or seizures.

Hypoglycemia is typically treated by consuming fast-acting carbohydrates such as fruit juice, candy, or glucose tablets to rapidly raise blood sugar levels. If left untreated, hypoglycemia can lead to serious complications, including brain damage and even death.

An insulin receptor is a transmembrane protein found on the surface of cells, primarily in the liver, muscle, and adipose tissue. It plays a crucial role in regulating glucose metabolism in the body. When insulin binds to its receptor, it triggers a series of intracellular signaling events that promote the uptake and utilization of glucose by cells, as well as the storage of excess glucose as glycogen or fat.

Insulin receptors are composed of two extracellular alpha subunits and two transmembrane beta subunits, which are linked together by disulfide bonds. The binding of insulin to the alpha subunits activates the tyrosine kinase activity of the beta subunits, leading to the phosphorylation of intracellular proteins and the initiation of downstream signaling pathways.

Abnormalities in insulin receptor function or number can contribute to the development of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes.

Complement activating enzymes are proteins that play a crucial role in the activation of the complement system, which is a part of the immune system. The complement system is a complex series of biochemical reactions that help to eliminate pathogens and damaged cells from the body.

There are several types of complement activating enzymes, including:

1. Classical pathway activators: These include the C1, C4, and C2 components of the complement system. When activated, they trigger a series of reactions that lead to the formation of the membrane attack complex (MAC), which creates a pore in the membrane of the target cell, leading to its lysis.
2. Alternative pathway activators: These include factors B, D, and P. They are constantly active at low levels and can be activated by surfaces that are not normally found in the body, such as bacterial cell walls. Once activated, they also trigger the formation of the MAC.
3. Lectin pathway activators: These include mannose-binding lectin (MBL) and ficolins. They bind to carbohydrates on the surface of microbes and activate the complement system through the MBL-associated serine proteases (MASPs).

Overall, complement activating enzymes play a critical role in the immune response by helping to identify and eliminate pathogens and damaged cells from the body.

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 is a chronic autoimmune disease characterized by the destruction of insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas, leading to an absolute deficiency of insulin. This results in an inability to regulate blood glucose levels, causing hyperglycemia (high blood sugar). Type 1 diabetes typically presents in childhood or early adulthood, although it can develop at any age. It is usually managed with regular insulin injections or the use of an insulin pump, along with monitoring of blood glucose levels and adjustments to diet and physical activity. Uncontrolled type 1 diabetes can lead to serious complications such as kidney damage, nerve damage, blindness, and cardiovascular disease.

Antibody specificity refers to the ability of an antibody to bind to a specific epitope or antigenic determinant on an antigen. Each antibody has a unique structure that allows it to recognize and bind to a specific region of an antigen, typically a small portion of the antigen's surface made up of amino acids or sugar residues. This highly specific binding is mediated by the variable regions of the antibody's heavy and light chains, which form a pocket that recognizes and binds to the epitope.

The specificity of an antibody is determined by its unique complementarity-determining regions (CDRs), which are loops of amino acids located in the variable domains of both the heavy and light chains. The CDRs form a binding site that recognizes and interacts with the epitope on the antigen. The precise fit between the antibody's binding site and the epitope is critical for specificity, as even small changes in the structure of either can prevent binding.

Antibody specificity is important in immune responses because it allows the immune system to distinguish between self and non-self antigens. This helps to prevent autoimmune reactions where the immune system attacks the body's own cells and tissues. Antibody specificity also plays a crucial role in diagnostic tests, such as ELISA assays, where antibodies are used to detect the presence of specific antigens in biological samples.

An antigen-antibody complex is a type of immune complex that forms when an antibody binds to a specific antigen. An antigen is any substance that triggers an immune response, while an antibody is a protein produced by the immune system to neutralize or destroy foreign substances like antigens.

When an antibody binds to an antigen, it forms a complex that can be either soluble or insoluble. Soluble complexes are formed when the antigen is small and can move freely through the bloodstream. Insoluble complexes, on the other hand, are formed when the antigen is too large to move freely, such as when it is part of a bacterium or virus.

The formation of antigen-antibody complexes plays an important role in the immune response. Once formed, these complexes can be recognized and cleared by other components of the immune system, such as phagocytes, which help to prevent further damage to the body. However, in some cases, the formation of large numbers of antigen-antibody complexes can lead to inflammation and tissue damage, contributing to the development of certain autoimmune diseases.

Antibodies, viral are proteins produced by the immune system in response to an infection with a virus. These antibodies are capable of recognizing and binding to specific antigens on the surface of the virus, which helps to neutralize or destroy the virus and prevent its replication. Once produced, these antibodies can provide immunity against future infections with the same virus.

Viral antibodies are typically composed of four polypeptide chains - two heavy chains and two light chains - that are held together by disulfide bonds. The binding site for the antigen is located at the tip of the Y-shaped structure, formed by the variable regions of the heavy and light chains.

There are five classes of antibodies in humans: IgA, IgD, IgE, IgG, and IgM. Each class has a different function and is distributed differently throughout the body. For example, IgG is the most common type of antibody found in the bloodstream and provides long-term immunity against viruses, while IgA is found primarily in mucous membranes and helps to protect against respiratory and gastrointestinal infections.

In addition to their role in the immune response, viral antibodies can also be used as diagnostic tools to detect the presence of a specific virus in a patient's blood or other bodily fluids.

Diabetes Mellitus is a chronic metabolic disorder characterized by elevated levels of glucose in the blood (hyperglycemia) due to absolute or relative deficiency in insulin secretion and/or insulin action. There are two main types: Type 1 diabetes, which results from the autoimmune destruction of pancreatic beta cells leading to insulin deficiency, and Type 2 diabetes, which is associated with insulin resistance and relative insulin deficiency.

Type 1 diabetes typically presents in childhood or young adulthood, while Type 2 diabetes tends to occur later in life, often in association with obesity and physical inactivity. Both types of diabetes can lead to long-term complications such as damage to the eyes, kidneys, nerves, and cardiovascular system if left untreated or not well controlled.

The diagnosis of diabetes is usually made based on fasting plasma glucose levels, oral glucose tolerance tests, or hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) levels. Treatment typically involves lifestyle modifications such as diet and exercise, along with medications to lower blood glucose levels and manage associated conditions.

Bacterial antibodies are a type of antibodies produced by the immune system in response to an infection caused by bacteria. These antibodies are proteins that recognize and bind to specific antigens on the surface of the bacterial cells, marking them for destruction by other immune cells. Bacterial antibodies can be classified into several types based on their structure and function, including IgG, IgM, IgA, and IgE. They play a crucial role in the body's defense against bacterial infections and provide immunity to future infections with the same bacteria.

Monoclonal antibodies are a type of antibody that are identical because they are produced by a single clone of cells. They are laboratory-produced molecules that act like human antibodies in the immune system. They can be designed to attach to specific proteins found on the surface of cancer cells, making them useful for targeting and treating cancer. Monoclonal antibodies can also be used as a therapy for other diseases, such as autoimmune disorders and inflammatory conditions.

Monoclonal antibodies are produced by fusing a single type of immune cell, called a B cell, with a tumor cell to create a hybrid cell, or hybridoma. This hybrid cell is then able to replicate indefinitely, producing a large number of identical copies of the original antibody. These antibodies can be further modified and engineered to enhance their ability to bind to specific targets, increase their stability, and improve their effectiveness as therapeutic agents.

Monoclonal antibodies have several mechanisms of action in cancer therapy. They can directly kill cancer cells by binding to them and triggering an immune response. They can also block the signals that promote cancer growth and survival. Additionally, monoclonal antibodies can be used to deliver drugs or radiation directly to cancer cells, increasing the effectiveness of these treatments while minimizing their side effects on healthy tissues.

Monoclonal antibodies have become an important tool in modern medicine, with several approved for use in cancer therapy and other diseases. They are continuing to be studied and developed as a promising approach to treating a wide range of medical conditions.

Radioimmunoassay (RIA) is a highly sensitive analytical technique used in clinical and research laboratories to measure concentrations of various substances, such as hormones, vitamins, drugs, or tumor markers, in biological samples like blood, urine, or tissues. The method relies on the specific interaction between an antibody and its corresponding antigen, combined with the use of radioisotopes to quantify the amount of bound antigen.

In a typical RIA procedure, a known quantity of a radiolabeled antigen (also called tracer) is added to a sample containing an unknown concentration of the same unlabeled antigen. The mixture is then incubated with a specific antibody that binds to the antigen. During the incubation period, the antibody forms complexes with both the radiolabeled and unlabeled antigens.

After the incubation, the unbound (free) radiolabeled antigen is separated from the antibody-antigen complexes, usually through a precipitation or separation step involving centrifugation, filtration, or chromatography. The amount of radioactivity in the pellet (containing the antibody-antigen complexes) is then measured using a gamma counter or other suitable radiation detection device.

The concentration of the unlabeled antigen in the sample can be determined by comparing the ratio of bound to free radiolabeled antigen in the sample to a standard curve generated from known concentrations of unlabeled antigen and their corresponding bound/free ratios. The higher the concentration of unlabeled antigen in the sample, the lower the amount of radiolabeled antigen that will bind to the antibody, resulting in a lower bound/free ratio.

Radioimmunoassays offer high sensitivity, specificity, and accuracy, making them valuable tools for detecting and quantifying low levels of various substances in biological samples. However, due to concerns about radiation safety and waste disposal, alternative non-isotopic immunoassay techniques like enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISAs) have become more popular in recent years.

Insulin resistance is a condition in which the body's cells become less responsive to insulin, a hormone produced by the pancreas that regulates blood sugar levels. In response to this decreased sensitivity, the pancreas produces more insulin to help glucose enter the cells. However, over time, the pancreas may not be able to keep up with the increased demand for insulin, leading to high levels of glucose in the blood and potentially resulting in type 2 diabetes, prediabetes, or other health issues such as metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Insulin resistance is often associated with obesity, physical inactivity, and genetic factors.

Antibody formation, also known as humoral immune response, is the process by which the immune system produces proteins called antibodies in response to the presence of a foreign substance (antigen) in the body. This process involves several steps:

1. Recognition: The antigen is recognized and bound by a type of white blood cell called a B lymphocyte or B cell, which then becomes activated.
2. Differentiation: The activated B cell undergoes differentiation to become a plasma cell, which is a type of cell that produces and secretes large amounts of antibodies.
3. Antibody production: The plasma cells produce and release antibodies, which are proteins made up of four polypeptide chains (two heavy chains and two light chains) arranged in a Y-shape. Each antibody has two binding sites that can recognize and bind to specific regions on the antigen called epitopes.
4. Neutralization or elimination: The antibodies bind to the antigens, neutralizing them or marking them for destruction by other immune cells. This helps to prevent the spread of infection and protect the body from harmful substances.

Antibody formation is an important part of the adaptive immune response, which allows the body to specifically recognize and respond to a wide variety of pathogens and foreign substances.

Neutralizing antibodies are a type of antibody that defends against pathogens such as viruses or bacteria by neutralizing their ability to infect cells. They do this by binding to specific regions on the surface proteins of the pathogen, preventing it from attaching to and entering host cells. This renders the pathogen ineffective and helps to prevent or reduce the severity of infection. Neutralizing antibodies can be produced naturally in response to an infection or vaccination, or they can be generated artificially for therapeutic purposes.

Antibody affinity refers to the strength and specificity of the interaction between an antibody and its corresponding antigen at a molecular level. It is a measure of how strongly and selectively an antibody binds to its target antigen. A higher affinity indicates a more stable and specific binding, while a lower affinity suggests weaker and less specific interactions. Affinity is typically measured in terms of the dissociation constant (Kd), which describes the concentration of antigen needed to achieve half-maximal binding to an antibody. Generally, a smaller Kd value corresponds to a higher affinity, indicating a tighter and more selective bond. This parameter is crucial in the development of diagnostic and therapeutic applications, such as immunoassays and targeted therapies, where high-affinity antibodies are preferred for improved sensitivity and specificity.

Insulin Receptor Substrate (IRS) proteins are a family of cytoplasmic signaling proteins that play a crucial role in the insulin signaling pathway. There are four main isoforms in humans, namely IRS-1, IRS-2, IRS-3, and IRS-4, which contain several conserved domains for interacting with various signaling molecules.

When insulin binds to its receptor, the intracellular tyrosine kinase domain of the receptor becomes activated and phosphorylates specific tyrosine residues on IRS proteins. This leads to the recruitment and activation of downstream effectors, such as PI3K and Grb2/SOS, which ultimately result in metabolic responses (e.g., glucose uptake, glycogen synthesis) and mitogenic responses (e.g., cell proliferation, differentiation).

Dysregulation of the IRS-mediated insulin signaling pathway has been implicated in several pathological conditions, including insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, and certain types of cancer.

Acetonitrile is an organic compound with the formula CH3CN. It is a colorless liquid that is used as a solvent and in the production of various chemicals. Acetonitrile is weakly basic and polar, and it has a unique smell that is often described as unpleasant or sweet.

Acetonitrile is not considered to be a medication or a drug, so it does not have a medical definition. However, it is sometimes used in the medical field as a solvent for various applications, such as in the preparation of pharmaceutical products or in laboratory research. It is important to handle acetonitrile with care, as it can be harmful if swallowed, inhaled, or contacted with the skin.

I'm sorry for any confusion, but "Internet" is a term that pertains to the global network of interconnected computers and servers that enable the transmission and reception of data via the internet protocol (IP). It is not a medical term and does not have a specific medical definition. If you have any questions related to medicine or health, I'd be happy to try to help answer them for you!

A User-Computer Interface (also known as Human-Computer Interaction) refers to the point at which a person (user) interacts with a computer system. This can include both hardware and software components, such as keyboards, mice, touchscreens, and graphical user interfaces (GUIs). The design of the user-computer interface is crucial in determining the usability and accessibility of a computer system for the user. A well-designed interface should be intuitive, efficient, and easy to use, minimizing the cognitive load on the user and allowing them to effectively accomplish their tasks.

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"Enteral virus infections in early childhood and an enhanced type 1 diabetes-associated antibody response to dietary insulin". J ... Anti-rheumatoid factor antibodies are also increased. In addition, cross-reactive anti-beef-collagen antibodies (IgG) may ... Anti-gliadin IgA antibodies are found also more commonly in patients with IgA Nephropathy. The paper finds a link between GSE ... Anti-gliadin antibodies correlate with higher risk for chronic-fatique when no clinical finding of CD is present. While fatigue ...
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Lacy PE, Davies J: Preliminary studies on the demonstration of insulin in the islets by the fluorescent antibody technic. ... Scharp DW, Lacy PE, Santiago JV, et al.: Insulin independence after islet transplantation into type I diabetic patient. ... using ultrastructural and fluorescent-antibody-labeling methods. That work resulted in a better understanding of how beta cells ... in the pancreatic islets of Langerhans produced and exported insulin, and it steadily propelled Lacy through the academic ranks ...
Such anti-sulfatide antibodies prevent insulin secretion and exocytosis. However, research has shown that when non-obese ... and as the β cells in the pancreas secrete insulin, sulfatide aids in the monomerization of insulin, which is the breakdown of ... This is caused by the binding of the anti-sulfatide antibodies to the surface of the myelin sheath and/or the surface of ... When an enhanced antibody response against myelin lipids occurs, including sulfatide in patients with multiple sclerosis, the ...
"Antibodies that impair insulin receptor binding in an unusual diabetic syndrome with severe insulin resistance". Science. 190 ( ... Moller, DE; Flier, JS (1988). "Detection of an alteration in the insulin-receptor gene in a patient with insulin resistance, ... Flier discovered the existence of autoantibodies to the insulin receptor as a cause of severe insulin resistance. This ... Flier also played a major role in defining genetic causes of insulin resistance by identifying and characterizing mutations in ...
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... (previously CP-751871) is a monoclonal antibody targeting the insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor that was ... Gualberto A, Karp DD (July 2009). "Development of the monoclonal antibody figitumumab, targeting the insulin-like growth factor ... Monoclonal antibodies for tumors, Pfizer brands, Abandoned drugs, All stub articles, Monoclonal antibody stubs, Antineoplastic ... See Insulin-like growth factor 1 receptor role in cancer. The first phase III trial (for NSCLC) was suspended in December 2009 ...
Studies have shown that LADA patients have certain types of antibodies against the insulin-producing cells, and that these ... About 80% of all LADA patients initially misdiagnosed with type 2 (and who have GAD antibodies) will become insulin-dependent ... Persons with LADA usually test positive for glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies, whereas in type 1 diabetes these antibodies ... LADA patients often do not need insulin treatment immediately after being diagnosed because their own insulin production ...
... such as insulin, growth factors, or antibodies. Because of their importance for research in general, samples of bacterial ... Walsh G (April 2005). "Therapeutic insulins and their large-scale manufacture". Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 67 (2 ...
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... and Doniach published a landmark paper in The Lancet showing that type 1 diabetes is associated with antibodies against insulin ... and demonstrated that type 1 diabetes is associated with antibodies against beta cells. Bottazzo was born in Venice in 1946, ...
... which can be secondary to blocking antibodies against the insulin receptor or genetically absent/reduced insulin receptor ... The treatment is based on addressing obesity, thus reducing insulin resistance and its undesired effects. Insulin resistance ... Patients with both underlying mechanisms of insulin resistance may have more severe hyperandrogenism. Insulin resistance is ... Insulin resistance leads to hyperinsulinemia which, in turn, leads to an excess production of androgen hormones by the ovaries ...
... demonstrating antibodies against insulin in humans and animals, and developing sulfated insulin preparations for the treatment ... Moloney, P. J.; Coval, M. (1955). "Antigenicity of insulin: Diabetes induced by specific antibodies". The Biochemical Journal. ... Ezrin, Calvin; Moloney, Peter J. (1959). "Resistance to Insulin Due to Neutralizing Antibodies". The Journal of Clinical ... His last publications in the early 1970s dealt with insulin resistance and insulin as antigen. Moloney held 7 U.S. patents, ...
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With respect to their influence on insulin pharmacokinetics, moderate concentrations of certain insulin antibodies may be of ... of insulin antibodies on pharmacokinetics and bioavailability of recombinant human and highly purified beef insulins in insulin ... because insulin binding antibodies effectively increase the insulin's clearance rate and distribution space and help to prolong ... and proinsulin-to-insulin ratio to insulin sensitivity and acute insulin response in normoglycemic subjects". Diabetes. 46 (12 ...
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Type 1 diabetes is a chronic illness characterized by the bodys inability to produce insulin due to the autoimmune destruction ... Monoclonal Antibodies. Class Summary. Teplizumab is a humanized monoclonal antibody (mAb) that targets the CD3 antigen, which ... rapid-onset insulin (ie, insulin aspart) and 70% intermediate-acting insulin (ie, insulin aspart protamine). Insulin aspart is ... Premixed insulins contain a fixed ratio of rapid-acting insulins with longer-acting insulin, which can restrict their use. ...
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... α action has recently been shown to reverse insulin resistance dramatically and to improve glycemic control in obese r ... Effects of an Engineered Human Anti-TNF-α Antibody (CDP571) on Insulin Sensitivity and Glycemic Control in Patients With NIDDM ... Glycemic control and insulin sensitivity were monitored in 21 NIDDM subjects for a 2-week run-in and then for 6 weeks after ... Francis Ofei, Steve Hurel, José Newkirk, Mark Sopwith, Roy Taylor; Effects of an Engineered Human Anti-TNF-α Antibody (CDP571) ...
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The disease begins when a persons own antibodies attack the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas. The auto-antibodies are ... "The auto-antibodies truly are a crystal ball," Feldman said. "Even if you dont have diabetes yet, if you have one auto- ... antibody linked to diabetes in your blood, you are at significant risk; with multiple auto-antibodies, its more than 90 ... The test also holds promise for Mia, who was found to have five kinds of diabetes auto-antibodies in her blood when she ...
... weve done some phase two studies looking at antibodies to the insulin receptor. And we just published those results at the ... As a result, the excess secretion of insulin causes hypoglycemia. And in addition, the excess secretion of insulin suppresses ... The same for 95%. The 5% you leave behind, and it only takes one or 2% of the pancreas to be making insulin in an abnormal ... So you get an overgrowth of the small area of the pancreas that secretes insulin inappropriately, and when the 18 F-DOPA PET ...
Examples of that include things like insulin, growth hormones and monoclonal antibodies like Humira. What is emerging, however ... "When I was at GSK and also when I was with Shire, one of the things I really had antibodies to was this whole notion of ... "There will be cases when just the wild-type protein or antibody, without further elaboration, may be suitable for treating a ... "Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals announce investigational monoclonal antibody Alirocumab successful in reducing LDL-C or ...
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  • The anti-insulin antibody test checks to see if your body has produced antibodies against insulin. (
  • If you develop anti-insulin antibodies, insulin may not work as well, or it may not work at all. (
  • What is known about anti-insulin antibodies? (
  • Multiple immunological abnormalities have been reported in T1D patients including autoantibody production against the insulin molecule, the 65 kD isoform of glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD65), various islet antigens, and the zinc transporter 8 (ZnT8) as well as decreased regulatory T cell (Treg) capacity to suppress T-cell mediated destruction of the islets of Langerhans 3 . (
  • Some patients with adult-onset diabetesmellitus present with positive diabetes-associated antibodies, mainly antibodies against glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD) and cytoplasmic islet-cell antigen (ICA). (
  • Inhibition of tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-α action has recently been shown to reverse insulin resistance dramatically and to improve glycemic control in obese rodents. (
  • Insulin antibodies can be a cause of resistance to insulin and are highly specific. (
  • Although young PTG heterozygous mice initially demonstrate normal glucose tolerance, progressive glucose intolerance, hyperinsulinemia, and insulin resistance develop with aging. (
  • Insulin resistance in older PTG heterozygous mice correlates with a significant increase in muscle triglyceride content, with a corresponding attenuation of insulin receptor signaling. (
  • 5 Moreover, insulin resistance is more common in patients with RA than in the general population. (
  • Beta-cell specific Insr deletion promotes insulin hypersecretion and improves glucose tolerance prior to global insulin resistance. (
  • Hyperinsulinemia drives hepatic insulin resistance in male mice with liver-specific Ceacam1 deletion independently of lipolysis. (
  • Forced Hepatic Overexpression of CEACAM1 Curtails Diet-Induced Insulin Resistance. (
  • Insulin resistance and metabolic hepatocarcinogenesis with parent-of-origin effects in A?B mice. (
  • In 1976, Kahn et al published their landmark study in which the association between acanthosis nigricans and insulin resistance was first described. (
  • These have been subdivided into insulin-resistance syndromes and fibroblast growth factor defects. (
  • Insulin-resistance syndromes include those with mutations in the insulin receptors (ie, leprechaunism, Rabson-Mendenhall syndrome), peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (ie, type 1 diabetes with acanthosis nigricans and hypertension), 1-acylglycerol-3-phosphate O-acyl transferase-2 or seipin (Berardinelli-Seip syndrome), lamin A/C (Dunnigan syndrome), and Alstrom syndrome gene. (
  • In type 2 diabetes (late stage), beta cells fail to secrete insulin for maintaining the blood glucose level, owing to insulin resistance and genetic defect. (
  • The disease group SIRD (severe insulin-resistant diabetes) includes people who are overweight, suffer a high degree of insulin resistance, and are at higher risk of developing kidney disease. (
  • 4 infection, to assess factors associated with insulin resistance and to test the impact of insulin resistance on outcomes of treatment with pegylated interferon/ribavirin. (
  • This study confirms that insulin resistance affects treatment outcome, and thus HOMA-IR testing before initiation of therapy may be a cost-effective tool. (
  • conditions such as insulin resistance in the most prevalent genotype in Egypt patients with HCV infection. (
  • Adding to this grow- genotype 4, to assess factors associated proportion of Egyptians estimated to be ing body of evidence, it is now suggested with insulin resistance in those patients chronically infected was 9.8% ( 1 ). (
  • Insulin antibody is useful in assessing lower titers of autoantibody in diabetic patients, detecting insulin autoantibody in prediabetics and other autoimmune disorders. (
  • All the patients treated with bovine insulin showed high titers of insulin antibodies with S.D. score ranging from 5.1 to 42.0. (
  • There were no clinically significant differences in glycemic control or diabetes antibody titers. (
  • In fact, progressive vaccinia (following vaccination with smallpox) occurs in the presence of high titers of circulating antibody to the virus1 combined with suppressed cytotoxic T cells, leading to spreading of lesions all over the body). (
  • Rapid-acting insulins are associated with less hypoglycemia than regular insulin. (
  • As a result, the excess secretion of insulin causes hypoglycemia. (
  • Evaluation, Medical Therapy, and Course of Adult Persistent Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery: A Case Series. (
  • When the cause of the hypoglycemic disorder is not evident, i.e. in a seemingly well individual, measure plasma glucose, insulin, C-peptide, proinsulin, and β-hydroxybutyrate concentrations and screen for oral hypoglycemic agents, during an episode of spontaneous hypoglycemia, and observe the plasma glucose response to iv injection of 1.0 mg glucagon. (
  • These steps will distinguish hypoglycemia caused by endogenous (or exogenous) insulin from that caused by other mechanisms. (
  • β-hydroxybutyrate levels of 2.7 mmol/liter or less and an increase in plasma glucose of at least 25 mg/dl (1.4 mmol/liter) after iv glucagon indicate mediation of the hypoglycemia by insulin (or by an IGF). (
  • In a patient with documented fasting or postprandial endogenous hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia, negative screening for oral hypoglycemic agents, and no circulating insulin antibodies, conduct procedures for localizing an insulinoma. (
  • We report that children who present with insulin-specific autoantibodies first have distinct transcriptional profiles from those who develop GADA autoantibodies first. (
  • Glycemic control and insulin sensitivity were monitored in 21 NIDDM subjects for a 2-week run-in and then for 6 weeks after treatment in a randomized fashion with a single intravenous dose of either CDP571 (5 mg/kg) or an equivalent volume of normal saline. (
  • Insulin antibodies S.D. score and its affinity did not show significant relationship with daily insulin dose and glycemic control (HbAl) at admission. (
  • Semglee ( insulin glargine injection) is a long-acting human insulin analog indicated to improve glycemic control in adults and pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus and in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. (
  • The dose of Semglee is individualized based on the patient's metabolic needs, blood glucose monitoring, glycemic control, type of diabetes , and prior insulin use. (
  • A linear piecewise mixed effects model was used to analyze the effect of DKA status at diagnosis of T1D on long-term glycemic control, adjusting for age at diagnosis, diabetes duration at baseline, sex, race/ethnicity, household income, health insurance status, time-varying insulin regimen and glucose self-monitoring, study site, and baseline fasting C-peptide level. (
  • Antibodies are proteins the body produces to protect itself when it detects anything "foreign," such as a virus or transplanted organ. (
  • Click on each link to view available results for Insulin-like antibodies, publications, images and proteins matching your search term. (
  • 1 Insulin receptor functions as an enzyme that transfers phosphate groups from ATP to tyrosine residues on intracellular target proteins. (
  • Several intracellular proteins have been identified as phosphorylation substrates for the insulin receptor, the best-studied of which is insulin receptor substrate 1 or IRS-1. (
  • Insulin produces the dephosphorylation of only a small subset of proteins at discrete locations, whereas PP1 is ubiquitously expressed and is found in virtually all cellular compartments, suggesting that mechanisms exist for the targeted regulation of PP1 in insulin-responsive cells that selectively permit activation of the enzyme only at these sites. (
  • Insulin receptor substrate (IRS) proteins play essential roles in mediating insulin/IGF signaling by recruiting a series of downstream effectors 23 . (
  • Since these intrinsically disordered regions, which are conformationally dynamic and do not adopt stable secondary or tertiary structures, are often essential for mediating the phase transition of proteins 9 , it is therefore of interest to consider if the C-terminus of IRS-1 is involved in phase separation and to further delineate such implications upon insulin/IGF signaling. (
  • Recombinant proteins, ranging from insulin products to therapeutic antibodies, represent another important group of biopharmaceuticals. (
  • These advancements will enable continuous production of biotherapeutics such as insulin, monoclonal antibodies, and other recombinant proteins. (
  • This double-blind study was designed to assess the effects of a recombinant-engineered human TNF-α-neutralizing antibody (CDP571) on glucose homeostasis in obese NIDDM patients. (
  • Antibodies against human (natural and recombinant), bovine, and porcine insulin. (
  • Insulin glargine is a recombinant human long-acting insulin analog [see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY ]. (
  • Insulin injected subcutaneously is the first-line treatment of type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM). (
  • Tato metoda je nástrojem v diagnostice insulin - dependentního diabetes mellitus (DM 1. (
  • Deficiency of insulin results in diabetes mellitus. (
  • Diabetes mellitus will be assessed by measures of plasma glucose, insulin, and C-peptide in participants aged 12 years and over in the morning examination session only. (
  • Monitoring Diabetes Treatment Diabetes mellitus is a disorder in which the body does not produce enough or respond normally to insulin, causing blood sugar (glucose) levels to be abnormally high. (
  • The disease begins when a person's own antibodies attack the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas. (
  • A growing body of evidence suggests that rapid detection of, and aggressive new therapies for, type-1 diabetes benefit patients in the long run, possibly halting the autoimmune attack on the pancreas and preserving some of the body's ability to make insulin. (
  • Congenital hyperinsulinism is a condition in which the beta cells of the pancreas make too much insulin, and more importantly, have lost the ability to regulate insulin based on the plasma glucose levels. (
  • With these systems (sometimes called an artificial pancreas), an algorithm is used to calculate and automatically deliver baseline insulin doses through an insulin pump based on input from a continuous glucose monitor. (
  • Serotonergic biosynthesis in the endocrine pancreas, of which the islets of Langerhans is the major constituent, has been implicated in insulin release and β cell proliferation. (
  • It blocks T cells, the 'attack dogs' of the immune system, stopping them destroying insulin-producing islet cells in the pancreas. (
  • Antibodies to insulin are important as beta-cell, insulinoma marker. (
  • The Diabetes Diagnostic Laboratory at the University of Missouri, Columbia measure plasma glucose, serum C-peptide and insulin on participants aged 12 years and older. (
  • In addition, insulin is the most important factor in the regulation of plasma glucose homeostasis, as it counteracts glucagon and other catabolic hormones-epinephrine, glucocorticoid, and growth hormone. (
  • [ 2 ] The patient is instructed to fast, and plasma glucose, insulin, proinsulin, and C-peptide levels are measured every 6 hours until the plasma glucose level is less than 65 mg/dL, after which the testing frequency is increased to every 1-2 hours. (
  • We evaluated the safety and efficacy of oral GABA alone, or combination GABA with GAD, on the preservation of residual insulin secretion in recent-onset T1D. (
  • In vitro experiments found that isolated human islets treated with GABA receptor blockade have decreased insulin secretion at physiologic glucose concentrations 18 . (
  • Moreover, compared with controls, we observe increased monocyte and decreased B cell proportions 9-12 months prior to autoantibody positivity, especially in children who developed antibodies against insulin first. (
  • Autoantibody positivity in patients with diabetes is associated with younger age at onset, less secretion of insulin, and faster progression to insulin dependency than for antibody-negative patients. (
  • TNF-α neutralization over a period of 4 weeks had no effect on insulin sensitivity in obese NIDDM subjects. (
  • The conventional risk factors are excessive or ill-timed dosing of, or wrong type of, insulin or insulin secretagogue and conditions under which exogenous glucose delivery or endogenous glucose production is decreased, glucose utilization is increased, sensitivity to insulin is increased, or insulin clearance is decreased. (
  • β -Cell function was assessed from glucagon tests and intravenous glucose tolerance tests (IVGTTs), and insulin sensitivity was determined from hyperinsulinemic-euglycemic clamps. (
  • Even shortly after diagnosis, ab+/ins− patients feature partly preserved β -cell function and chronic hyperglycemia, which possibly contributes to the observed impairment of whole-body insulin sensitivity. (
  • [ 14 , 15 ] However, only few data exist on β -cell function and insulin sensitivity in patients with adult-onset autoimmune diabetes compared with type 2 diabetes and controls. (
  • This is a group of people who usually have good insulin production but instead have problems with insulin sensitivity. (
  • They may have a lot of insulin in the blood and may need treatment to increase insulin sensitivity so that the insulin has desired effect", says Emma Ahlqvist. (
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is developing regulations to govern the approval process for highly similar versions of the already-approved complex, protein-based biologics, which includes drugs such as insulin, monoclonal antibodies and a range of medications to treat other serious conditions. (
  • The University of Dundee's MEMO Research unit has been awarded £500,000 as part of an international effort to ensure protein drugs such as insulin and monoclonal antibodies work as effectively as possible. (
  • Regarding Type 1 diabetes(T1D), animal/islet-cell studies found that GABA promotes insulin secretion, inhibits α-cell glucagon and dampens immune inflammation, while GAD immunization may also preserve β-cells. (
  • What this author has realized is that bypassing this mucosal aspect of the immune system by directly injecting organisms into the body leads to a corruption in the immune system itself whereby IgA is transmuted into IgE, and/or the B cells are hyperactivated to produce pathologic amounts of self-attacking antibody as well as suppression of cytotoxic T cells (as explained shortly). (
  • Since vaccines activate the B cells to secrete antibody, the cytotoxic (killer) T cells are subsequently suppressed. (
  • And in addition, the excess secretion of insulin suppresses lactate and beta hydroxy butyrate levels. (
  • Only 24± 7% variations in daily insulin requirement were accounted for by total insulin binding power. (
  • The insulin antibody response to bovine insulin therapy does not contribute significantly to increase in daily insulin requirement in bovine insulin treated insulin requiring young diabetics. (
  • 1 These antibodies may increase the daily insulin requirement and slow the hypoglycaemic action because active insulin may be only gradually released from the antigen-antibody complex. (
  • Anti-Phospho-Insulin Receptor (Tyr960) specifically detects endogenous levels of phosphorylated insulin receptor-beta protein. (
  • A standard insulin test is positive for endogenous insulin and exogenous insulin. (
  • or overuse of exogenous insulin or HYPOGLYCEMIC AGENTS. (
  • Exogenous medications also have been implicated as etiologic factors, including insulin injections (especially at the injection site), likely due to activation of IGF receptors. (
  • The juxtamembrane phosphorylation site Tyr960 within the insulin receptor cytoplasmic domain is an essential determinant for the tyrosine phosphorylation of IRS-1. (
  • The functional significance of insulin antibody was assessed by calculating their affinity constant, maximum binding capacity and total insulin binding power by Scatchard analysis (type 1, n=14, malnutrition modulated form of diabetes, n=11). (
  • Preparations that contain a mixture of 70% neutral protamine Hagedorn (NPH) insulin and 30% regular human insulin (eg, Novolin 70/30 and Humulin 70/30) are available, but the fixed ratios of intermediate-acting to rapid-acting insulin may restrict their use. (
  • enQuire Bio's Insulin / IRDN Anti-Human Monoclonal is available for Research Use Only. (
  • Insulin glargine differs from human insulin in that the amino acid asparagine at position A21 is replaced by glycine and two arginines are added to the C-terminus of the B-chain. (
  • Chemically, insulin glargine is 21 A -Gly-30 B a-L-Arg-30 B b-L-Arg-human insulin and has the empirical formula C 267 H 404 N 72 O 78 S 6 and a molecular weight of 6063. (
  • The conversion factor for insulin is 1uU/mL=6.00 pmol/L. This unit conversion is based on the WHO standard adopted in 1987 based on a human insulin with a potency of 26000 U/g (1,2). (
  • Human synthetic insulin, monoclonal antibodies and numerous breakthrough cancer drugs are based on technology developed at the institution. (
  • In addition, studies of the human antibody response indicate that cross-reactivity occurs for several types (e.g., 6A and 6B) that cause an additional 8% of bacteremic disease (11). (
  • Increased hepatic insulin action in diet-induced obese mice following inhibition of glucosylceramide synthase. (
  • These may include computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), transabdominal and endoscopic ultrasonography, and, if necessary, selective pancreatic arterial calcium injections with measurements of hepatic venous insulin levels. (
  • As a critical node for insulin/IGF signaling, insulin receptor substrate 1 (IRS-1) is essential for metabolic regulation. (
  • In the benign form of acanthosis nigricans, the factor is probably insulin or an insulinlike growth factor (IGF) that incites the epidermal cell propagation. (
  • Purified porcine insulins were developed to reduce the immunogenic properties of conventional insulin. (
  • They are usually combined with faster-acting insulins to maximize the benefits of a single injection. (
  • Our Semglee (insulin glargine injection), for Subcutaneous Use Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication. (
  • Make changes to a patient's insulin regimen (e.g., insulin strength, manufacturer, type, injection site or method of administration) under close medical supervision with increased frequency of blood glucose monitoring ( 5.2 ). (
  • Instruct patients to check insulin labels before injection ( 5.4 ). (
  • A team of researchers including Assistant Professor Giovanni Traverso have developed an ingestible capsule capable of delivering antibodies, insulin and other drugs which usually require an injection. (
  • People with type 1 diabetes require insulin injections and frequent monitoring of glucose levels. (
  • An insulin pen, which contains a cartridge that holds the insulin , is a convenient way for many people to carry and use insulin , especially for people who take several injections a day outside the home. (
  • The presence of IgG and IgM antibodies against insulin can be part of the testing that diagnoses you with type 1 diabetes. (
  • Currently, short-acting insulins are less commonly used than the rapid-acting insulins in patients with type 1 DM. (
  • In patients with type 1 DM, they must be used in conjunction with a rapid-acting or short-acting insulin given before meals. (
  • Premixed insulin is usually not recommended in type 1 DM patients, because of their need for frequent adjustments of premeal insulin doses. (
  • Insulin detemir is indicated for once-daily or twice-daily subcutaneous administration in individuals with type 1 DM who require long-acting basal insulin for hyperglycemia control. (
  • We assessed insulin antibody response in 52 young diabetics (type 1, n=25, malnutrition modulated form of diabetes, n=19 and fibrocalculous pancreatopathy (FCP) n=8) on bovine insulin therapy (mean duration 3.0± 2.1 years) using an internationally standardised in-house radioligand assay. (
  • To conclude, insulin antibody response following bovine insulin therapy is not different among type 1, malnutrition modulated form of diabetes and FCP diabetes. (
  • The use of Semglee for this indication is based upon an adequate and well-controlled trial of another insulin glargine product in pediatric patients age 6 to 15 years with type 1 diabetes and additional data in adults with type 1 diabetes. (
  • The auto-antibodies are present in people with type-1 but not those with type-2, which is how tests distinguish between them. (
  • In addition to new diabetics, people who are at risk of developing type-1 diabetes, such patients' close relatives, also may benefit from the test because it will allow doctors to quickly and cheaply track their auto-antibody levels before they show symptoms. (
  • People with type 1 diabetes almost always require insulin therapy and will become very sick without it. (
  • Many people with type 2 diabetes require insulin as well. (
  • However, descriptions of atypical presentations, characterized by a prolonged remission after acute need for insulin, demonstrate that type 2 diabetes may start with ketosis without any known precipitating factor [4]. (
  • previously termed latent autoimmune diabetes of adults], type 1 diabetes [antibody positive/insulin positive (ab+/ins+)], and type 2 diabetes [antibody negative/insulin negative (ab−/ins−)], as well as glucose-tolerant humans (controls) of the German Diabetes Study (n = 41/group). (
  • [ 5 ] These patients may present with some clinical characteristics of type 2 diabetes [ 8 ] and are preferentially treated with oral glucose-lowering medication or incretins, as insulin is not required during the first years after diagnosis. (
  • [ 12 ] Of note, the metabolic phenotype might be determined by the antibody titer in that patients with a high GAD antibody titer are phenotypically closer to type 1 diabetes with lower body mass index (BMI), whereas those with a low GAD antibody titer resemble patients with type 2 diabetes. (
  • Regarding β -cell function in patients with LADA, some but not all studies show an accelerated decline in insulin secretion comparedwith type 2 diabetes. (
  • A lot of people with type 2 diabetes need insulin drug therapy. (
  • Out of 29 liver tissue sections examined, 14 had a low level of expression of insulin receptor type 1 by immunohistochemical studies. (
  • Type 1 diabetes is a serious lifelong condition in which the body makes little or no insulin. (
  • People with type 1 diabetes have to take insulin every day to stay alive. (
  • Teplizumab is a type of antibody therapy. (
  • 200ug/ml of antibody purified from Bioreactor Concentrate by Protein A or G. Prepared in 10 mM PBS with 0.05% BSA & 0.05% azide. (
  • Insulin is an anabolic hormone that promotes glucose uptake, glycogenesis, lipogenesis, and protein synthesis of skeletal muscle and fat tissue through the tyrosine kinase receptor pathway. (
  • Immunohistochemistry-Paraffin: Thyroglobulin Antibody (2H11 + 6E1) [NBP2-34294] - Analysis using Azide/BSA FREE version of NBP2-34294. (
  • Antibody with azide - store at 2 to 8C. (
  • Antibody without azide - store at -20 to -80C. (
  • In 2022, the monoclonal antibodies product segment accounted for the largest share of the biosimilars market, mainly due to the low prices of biosimilar monoclonal antibodies compared to the reference drugs and increased adoption of labs in the treatment of cancer, autoimmune disorders, and osteoporosis. (
  • These subgroups are SAID (severe autoimmune diabetes) and SIDD (severe insulin-deficient diabetes), and for people in these groups it may be necessary to start insulin treatment at an earlier stage. (
  • The main storage site for insulin is the pancreatic islets. (
  • When 8 units were administered, maximum serum insulin concentration was reached by 12-15 minutes and declined to baseline by about 180 minutes. (
  • Proinsulin, which has very little biological activity, is cleaved by proteases within its cell of origin into the insulin molecule, the C-terminal basic residue. (
  • No significant difference was observed in the mean S.D. score of insulin antibodies in the three diabetic groups. (
  • Suggestions that the antibodies also increase the incidence of long-term diabetic complications 2-4 are not widely accepted. (
  • Kochupillai, Narayana Paniker (2000) Insulin antibody response to bovine insulin therapy: functional significance among insulin requiring young diabetics in India Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 49 (1). (
  • Medix Biochemica develops and manufactures an extensive selection of monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies for the detection of biomarkers, pathogens, and small molecules in all clinical diagnostic areas. (
  • Anti-phospho-Insulin Receptor Antibody, clone 21G12 is an antibody against phospho-Insulin Receptor (Tyr 1322) for use in ELISA and western blotting. (
  • The majority of young diabetics in India prefer to use low-cost bovine insulin for economic reasons. (
  • Therefore, the question of insulin antibody response to bovine insulin and its functional significance is still relevant in the Indian context. (
  • The large molecule injectables segment has been further sub-segmented into monoclonal antibodies {monoclonal antibodies (mAbs)}, insulin, and others. (
  • At high concentrations, insulin may exert potent proliferative effects via high-affinity binding to IGF-1 receptors. (
  • People can release additional doses of insulin as needed for meals or to correct high blood glucose levels. (
  • However, this device does not eliminate the need for people to monitor their blood glucose levels and give themselves insulin before meals. (
  • Long-acting and ultralong-acting insulins have a very long duration of action and, when combined with faster-acting insulins, provide better glucose control for some patients. (
  • See Full Prescribing Information for recommended starting dose in insulin naïve patients and patients already on insulin therapy ( 2.3 , 2.4 ). (
  • Never Share a LEVEMIR FlexPen, insulin syringe, or needle between patients, even if the needle is changed ( 5.1 ). (
  • As a result, patients' bodies stop making insulin, a hormone that plays a key role in processing sugar. (
  • Other patients at greater risk because of decreased responsiveness to polysaccharide antigens or more rapid decline in serum antibody include those with functional or anatomic asplenia (e.g., sickle cell disease or splenectomy), Hodgkin's disease, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, chronic renal failure, nephrotic syndrome, and organ transplantation. (
  • L'objectif de cette étude menée en Tunisie était de classifier le diabète débutant par une cétose chez des patients adultes. (
  • Rapid-acting insulins are used whenever a rapid onset and short duration are appropriate (eg, before meals or when the blood glucose level exceeds target and a correction dose is needed). (
  • Semglee contains insulin glargine as a sterile solution for subcutaneous use. (