*  Most recent papers with the keyword Interleukin 36 | Read by QxMD
Intravenous glucose tolerance tests were performed to evaluate pancreatic β cell function. The serum levels of adipsin, ... and Interleukin-2 receptor alpha rs10795791 were tested by single base extension in all subjects... ... 36 patients with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT), and 45 subjects with normal glucose tolerance (NGT) were enrolled. ... between-serum-adipsin-and-first-phase-of-glucose-stimulated-insulin-secretion-in-subjects-with-different-glucose-tolerance ...
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*  Pancreatic Steatosis and Its Relationship to β-Cell Dysfunction in Humans | Diabetes Care
... screening and an oral glucose tolerance test; frequently sampled intravenous glucose tolerance tests for evaluation of β-cell ... The second visit included a frequently sampled intravenous glucose tolerance test (FSIVGTT) to assess β-cell function and ... The first visit included initial screening, anthropomorphic measurements, and an oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT). ... Pancreatic fat content and beta-cell function in men with and without type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care 2007;30:2916-2921pmid: ...
  http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/35/11/2377
*  Diagnosis of cystic fibrosis related diabetes: a selective approach in performing the oral glucose tolerance test based on a...
1984) Carbohydrate tolerance in cystic fibrosis is closely linked to pancreatic exocrine function. Pediatr Res 18:1107-1111, . ... The result of the OGTT was compared with the results of tests performed during the annual review. The sensitivities and ... The oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) is the method of choice in the diagnosis of CFRD, but performing OGTTs on all patients ... glucose tolerance status was classified according to the WHO criteria into normal, impaired, or diabetic glucose tolerance (two ...
  http://thorax.bmj.com/content/54/1/40
*  Ectopic expression of Pax4 in pancreatic δ cells results in β-like cell neogenesis | JCB
6, U-X). To assess the function of Sst-Cre::Pax4-OE insulin+ cells, intraperitoneal glucose tolerance tests were performed on 2 ... Normality was tested using a D'Agostino-Pearson omnibus normality test, and appropriate statistical tests were performed. ... intraperitoneal glucose tolerance tests). Strikingly, transgenic mice displayed an improved glucose clearance with a lower peak ... confirmed this improved glucose tolerance in 2 mo-old Sst-Cre::Pax4-OE animals. (B) Upon insulin tolerance tests (ITTs), ...
  http://jcb.rupress.org/content/early/2017/10/11/jcb.201704044
*  Long-Term Outcomes after Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis: What Happens to the Pancreas and to the Patient? | Abstract
Endocrine function was evaluated by oral glucose tolerance test, HOMA-beta and C-peptide. Pancreatic morphology was examined by ... Tests were performed at leasttwelve months after the index episode of acute necrotizing pancreatitis. Results The prevalence of ... Objectives To evaluate pancreatic function and morphology, besides quality of life, in patients with prior acute necrotizing ... Conclusions Exocrine function and quality of life were preserved in this group of patients. However, endocrine dysfunction and ...
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*  Polyglandular Autoimmune (PGA) Syndrome - Cancer Therapy Advisor
... pancreatic islet-cell function (oral glucose tolerance test or hemoglobin A1c), thyroid function (thyroid stimulating hormone, ... What Tests Should I Request to Confirm My Clinical Dx? In addition, what follow-up tests might be useful?. Given its diverse ... glucose. Additionally, at a minimum the organ-specific testing should include assays to assess adrenal function (cortisol, ... What Tests Should I Request to Confirm My Clinical Dx? In addition, what follow-up tests might be useful? ...
  https://www.cancertherapyadvisor.com/labmed/polyglandular-autoimmune-pga-syndrome/article/613950/
*  Cystic Fibrosis Clinical Research Trials | CenterWatch
We analysed Oral Glucose Tolerance Tests sampled ... ... suffer pancreatic destruction, leading to slow but progressive ... Portal Hypertension and Systemic Endothelial Function Prospective , monocentric study, with four groups of patients: Patients ... Deficiency of insulin, a powerful anabolic hormone, causes accelerated decline of weight and lung function (important ... Therapeutic Areas: , Cardiology/Vascular Diseases , Pulmonary/Respiratory Diseases , Hepatology (Liver, Pancreatic, Gall ...
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*  Oral glucose tolerance test test | definition of oral glucose tolerance test test by Medical dictionary
... oral glucose tolerance test test explanation free. What is oral glucose tolerance test test? Meaning of oral glucose tolerance ... test test medical term. What does oral glucose tolerance test test mean? ... Looking for online definition of oral glucose tolerance test test in the Medical Dictionary? ... tests, pancreatic function,. n.pl tests of enzyme levels in blood and urine (amylase, lipase), fecal fat content, trypsin ...
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*  Normal Glucagon Signaling and β-Cell Function After Near-Total α-Cell Ablation in Adult Mice | Diabetes
Glucose, pyruvate, insulin tolerance tests.. Glucose (1.1 g/kg of body wt; 84100, Sigma, St. Louis, MO), pyruvate (2 g/kg; ... pancreatic glucagon content was reduced to 0.86% of control (***P = 0.0001, one-tailed Mann-Whitney U test; values in Table 1 ... 3A). Glucagon-DTR mice were also able to recover normoglycemia after glucose challenge (glucose tolerance test), either 1 week ... Glucose tolerance test. DT-treated Glucagon-DTR mice (red ▲) were not intolerant to glucose 1 week after massive α-cell ...
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*  The Environmental Determinants of Diabetes in the Young - Wikipedia
... to the close monitoring of TEDDY subjects through methods such as regular autoantibody testing and oral glucose tolerance tests ... diagnosis of T1D is associated with fewer long-term complications and better preservation of function in remaining pancreatic β ... TEDDY monitors participants for the presence of antibodies to insulin, GAD, IA2, and ZnT8 through regular testing. Study ... Ludvigsson, J. Immune intervention at diagnosis- should we treat children to preserve beta-cell function? Pediatric Diabetes. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Environmental_Determinants_of_Diabetes_in_the_Young
*  Search of: 'pancreas transplantation' - List Results - ClinicalTrials.gov
Relationship between bile acid modifications and Oral Glucose Tolerance test (OGT) measures ... The Prospective Evaluation of Pancreatic Function in Pancreas Transplant Recipients. *Transplant. *Diabetes ... CFR in ESRD patients with myocardial ischemia on non invasive tests. ... Change in allograft function at 1 year post-transplant compared to baseline (measured by Cockcroft-Gault) ...
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*  Relationship of glucose intolerance and indocyanine green clearance to respiratory enzyme levels in human cirrhotic liver. -...
... green clearance to respiratory enzyme levels in liver mitochondria was studied along with standard liver function tests in 40 ... It was suggested that increased cytochrome a(+a3) concentrations and impaired glucose tolerance might be responsible for ... Cytochrome a(+a3) concentrations in cirrhotic patients with linear oral glucose tolerance pattern, characterized with no return ... toward normal glucose levels within 120 minutes after an oral glucose load, increased to 1.45 +/- 0.11 (10(-10) mol/mg of ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Relationship-of-glucose-intolerance-and-indocyanine-Uchida-Jikko/76ba07baa6fb1dc220deefc7e91d5c1973820045
*  Endocrine and exocrine pancreatic insufficiency after acute pancreatitis: long-term follow-up study | BMC Gastroenterology |...
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT) and faecal elastase-1(FE-1) test were used as primary parameters. Fasting blood-glucose (FBG ... Comparison of endocrine and exocrine pancreatic function between the group pancreatic infection and group non-pancreatic ... The value of FBG, FINS, HBA1C, 2hPG, HOMA-β, HOMA-IR and FE-1 from the two tests were collected as evaluation indexes. ... IGT impaired glucose tolerance, NGT normal glucose tolerance, FE-1 faecal elastase-1; * Fish Exact Test ...
  https://bmcgastroenterol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12876-017-0663-0
*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by Min Zhu
Cranberry supplementation led to increased β-cell glucose responsiveness during the oral glucose tolerance test. Portal ... The hepatic and renal function tests indicated that the CS-DDS had neglectable long-term lesions to liver and kidney. ... Pancreatic acini are completely devoid of zymogen granules, and the ER is severely distended. Similar ultrastructural ... on high glucose-induced oxidative stress and apoptosis in H9c2 cardiac cells. Exposure of H9c2 cells to high glucose alone, not ...
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*  C-Peptide (372)
... or monitoring patients who have received islet cell or pancreatic transplants) and for determining the source of insulin in ... C-Peptide is useful in the evaluation of pancreatic beta cell function (e.g., helping distinguish type 1 from type 2 diabetes ... for evaluating glucose tolerance tests.. LOINC®' Code(s) The Result and LOINC information listed below should not be used for ... Search for a Test or Guide. Enter test name, test code, CPT or keyword ...
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*  Loss of Nix in Pdx1-deficient mice prevents apoptotic and necrotic β cell death and diabetes
Intraperitoneal glucose tolerance tests were performed after a 4-hour fast (1 g/kg dextrose). Insulin levels were measured at ... and homozygous loss-of-function mutations result in pancreatic agenesis in humans and mice (1, 5). In our prior studies of ... Multiple experimental groups were compared using 1-way ANOVA and Tukey's post-hoc test. The 2-tailed unpaired Student's t test ... However, insulin tolerance tests were similar in both groups (Figure ​(Figure6D).6D). Thus, we conclude that Nix ablation ...
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*  Cystic Fibrosis Canada
There are two types of tests for CFRD: an oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT), which measures blood sugar levels two hours after ... CFRD is typically diagnosed in young people between 18 and 24 who are pancreatic insufficient and carry a more "severe" CF gene ... Worsening of pulmonary function. *Generally feeling unwell. How do you screen for and diagnose CFRD?. ... and a fasting blood glucose test (FBG), where individuals fast the evening before taking the test. A blood sugar level above ...
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*  C-Peptide Response to Glucose, 2 Specimens - Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute of Valencia
... for evaluating glucose tolerance tests. Patients should fast 12 hours prior to collection Draw fasting specimen. Administer ... C-Peptide is useful in the evaluation of pancreatic beta cell function (e.g., helping distinguish type 1 from type 2 diabetes ... for each timed specimen post glucose dose. All tubes must be clearly marked with time drawn. Submit all tubes with one test ... oral glucose solution (1.75 g/kg body weight or 75 g maximum). Collect 1 mL serum ...
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*  WO1996015780A1 - Compositions and methods for preventing and treating allograft rejection - Google Patents
Glucose tolerance tests were done at postoperative days 2 and 7. After a 4 -hour fast, the control and oligonucleotide-treated ... Effect of anti-ICAM-1 oligonucleotide ISIS 3082 or monoclonal antibodies on pancreatic islet graft survival and islet function ... Example 11 Murine models for testing antisense oligonucleotides against ICAM-1 Many conditions which are believed to be ... Glucose tolerance tests: On postoperative day 2, the oligonucleotide-treated group had lower mean blood sugars compared to ...
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*  Stephan Busque | Stanford Medicine Profiles
... of blood glucose levels every 3 days for 42 days after transplant and through an intra peritoneal glucose tolerance test (IPGTT ... We report on the follow-up of these patients to 24 months at which time a repeat PBx and tests of renal function were performed ... PKCε agonist before pancreatic recovery and during islet isolation improves islet graft function and resistance to high glucose ... Follow-up included venography, cross-sectional imaging, and laboratory tests. The Wilcoxon signed rank test or the sign test ...
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*  List of MeSH codes (E01) - Wikipedia
... lactose tolerance test MeSH E01.370.372.460 --- liver function tests MeSH E01.370.372.600 --- pancreatic function tests MeSH ... blood glucose self-monitoring MeSH E01.370.374.355 --- glucose tolerance test MeSH E01.370.374.530 --- ovarian function tests ... glucose clamp technique MeSH E01.450.150.100.355 --- glucose tolerance test MeSH E01.450.150.100.450 --- lactose tolerance test ... pituitary-adrenal function tests MeSH E01.370.374.605 --- pituitary function tests MeSH E01.370.374.650 --- radioligand assay ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_MeSH_codes_(E01)
*  Lactate dehydrogenase A - Wikipedia
"Glucose tolerance test data for Ldha". Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. "Clinical chemistry data for Ldha". Wellcome Trust ... The remaining tests were carried out on heterozygous mutant adult mice. Animals of both sex had abnormal plasma chemistry, ... van der Weyden L, White JK, Adams DJ, Logan DW (June 2011). "The mouse genetics toolkit: revealing function and mechanism". ... "Metabolic Consequences of LDHA inhibition by Epigallocatechin Gallate and Oxamate in MIA PaCa-2 Pancreatic Cancer Cells". ...
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*  Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia - Wikipedia
... "tolerance tests" Insulin tolerance test for pituitary or adrenergic response assessment Protein challenge Leucine challenge ... or dextrose can be infused intravenously to raise the blood glucose. Oral administration of glucose can worsen the outcome, as ... Streptozotocin is a specific beta cell toxin and has been used to treat insulin-producing pancreatic carcinoma. Hyperinsulinism ... glutamate dehydrogenase gain-of-function mutations) Short chain acyl coenzyme A dehydrogenase deficiency Carbohydrate-deficient ...
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*  Glossary of diabetes - Wikipedia
Glucose tolerance test A test to see if a person has diabetes. The test is usually given in a lab or doctor's office in the ... Nerve conduction studies Tests to determine nerve function; can detect early neuropathy. Neurologist a physician specializing ... While being stored in pancreatic beta cells, proinsulin includes both insulin and C-peptide, which is freed before insulin ... Oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) Oral hypoglycemic agents Pills or capsules that people take to lower the level of glucose ( ...
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*  Diabetes mellitus type 2 - Wikipedia
Diagnosis of diabetes is by blood tests such as fasting plasma glucose, oral glucose tolerance test, or glycated hemoglobin ( ... Most of the genes linked to diabetes are involved in beta cell functions. There are a number of rare cases of diabetes that ... However, not all people with insulin resistance develop diabetes, since an impairment of insulin secretion by pancreatic beta ... or with a glucose tolerance test, two hours after the oral dose a plasma glucose ≥ 11.1 mmol/l (200 mg/dl) A random blood sugar ...
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