Drugs, Diet, and Disease: Mechanistic approaches to diabetes
Costas Ioannides, Peter Flatt, D. F. V. Lewis
Ellis Horwood, 1995 - Cancer - 380 pages
Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disorder affecting one hundred million people worldwide. This volume comprehensively reviews new developments to provide a clear picture of the role played by drugs and diet in the aetiology, pathogenesis and management of the disease. KEY TOPICS: The book deals with all aspects of the interactions between drugs and diabetes, highlighting recent advances and mechanistic input. It has a unique approach to the subject. And all authors are actively involved in diabetes research, their ongoing commitment to research in the area ensures that all contributions arfe up-to-date. For clinicians in research industries, hospitals and medical schools. Degree course lecturers and students in pharmacy, medical sciences and biological sciences. The pharmaceutical industry and the food/nutrition/biotechnology industries where information on the aetiology and management of diabetes is geatly needed in the research and development of drugs to combat the disease.
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Table of contents
Classification of diabetes
The genetics of insulindependent diabetes mellitus
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activity alleles animal models antibodies antigen antioxidant apolipoprotein associated atherosclerosis autoimmune autoxidation BB rats blood carbohydrate cholesterol Clin clinical complications concentrations cytochrome P450 cytochrome P450 proteins decrease diabetic nephropathy diabetic patients diabetic rats diabetogenic Diabetologia diet dietary disease drugs effects enzyme Epidemiology evidence fatty acids FCPD fiber free radicals gene genetic glucose tolerance glucose transporter glycaemic control glycation glycosylation hepatic hormone human hyperglycaemia IDDM IDDM patients impaired incidence increased induced inhibition inhibitors insulin resistance insulin secretion insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus intake islet cell Lancet levels lipid peroxidation lipoprotein liver macrophages Maillard reaction markers mechanisms metabolism molecules nephropathy NIDDM NOD mice non-diabetic Nutr obesity onset oxidative stress p-cells pathogenesis plasma polymorphism populations prevalence protein reactions reactive oxygen receptor reduced response retinopathy role serum streptozotocin studies subjects sucrose sulphonylureas susceptibility tissue toxicity triglyceride type I diabetes vascular vitamin vitro vivo Yoon