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International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus, 4th Ed., Excerpt #60: Mechanisms of Insulin Signal Transduction Part 4 of 8

PI-3 kinase pathways: regulation of metabolism and gene expression: Signal transduction for insulin’s metabolic effects also diverges from insulin receptor substrate proteins and proceeds via the PI-3 kinase pathway. The first committed step involves type 1A PI-3 kinase, a heterodimer consisting of a p85 regulatory subunit and a p110 catalytic subunit. In quiescent cells, the regulatory subunit maintains a state of low activity for the catalytic subunit.

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According to available evidence, which of the following is a treatment strategy for the delay or prevention of macrovascular complications? 1) Antiplatelet therapy 2) Blood pressure management 3) Glycemic control ≤ 7% (individualized for patients) 4) Smoking cessation 5) Lipid management 6) All of the above Follow the link to see the correct answer!

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