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Type 2 Diabetic Mellitus: Expanding Therapeutics Strategy (3)

July 4, 2005
Keiji Nakamura, Ph. D.Pharma-Forum Institute, Kamakura, JapanNew antidiabetic candidates with a new mode of action under developmentUpon ingestion of food, the incretin hormones, glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP) are synthesised and secreted by gut cells. GLP-1 is…

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