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Metabolism & Diabetes

Disease Area Metabolism & Diabetes

Tackling the Fatty-Liver Timebomb

| Jonathan James

Could modulation of fibroblast growth factor 21 translate into a new treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease?

Disease Area Metabolism & Diabetes

IEM Identification

| Jonathan James

Combining metabolomics and DNA sequencing could be the key to discovering new inborn errors of metabolism in children.

Tools & Techniques Drug delivery

Next Steps for the Self-Righting Insulin Pill

| Jonathan James

Will diabetes treatment be revolutionized by the drug delivery capsule inspired by the geometry of the leopard tortoise?

Disease Area Metabolism & Diabetes

Bite-size Breakthroughs: IELS, Imaging and Ocular Cancer

| Jonathan James

The latest advances in translational medicine – condensed into 20-second servings.

Disease Area Metabolism & Diabetes

Grappling GK

| Jonathan James

How a new compound promises to selectively activate hepatic glucokinase in a bid to treat type 2 diabetes.

Outside the Lab Cancer

A Deadly Combination

| Roisin McGuigan

Diabetes and obesity often go hand-in-hand, with devastating effects on public health

Outside the Lab Metabolism & Diabetes

Trimming the Fat

| Roisin McGuigan

Could weight management replace medication as the first line treatment for type II diabetes?

Disease Area Analytical science

The Biomarker Breakdown

| Ruth Steer

Could macular degeneration be diagnosed through blood plasma analysis?

Tools & Techniques Drug discovery

Escaping the Rat Race

| Stefan Amisten

Over-reliance on rodent models could be leading drug discovery in the wrong direction

Research Field Metabolism & Diabetes

An Islet Odyssey

| Charlotte Barker

Cell therapies for Type 1 diabetes aim to make hypoglycemic attacks a thing of the past


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