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Mechanisms and Receptors Controlling Intestinal GLP-1 Secretion, Part 2

David Joffe, BSPharm, CDE  Brittany Davis, Pharm D Candidate, Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy The molecular mechanisms linking fatty acids to GLP-1 secretion from gut endocrine cells remain incompletely understood. Hirasawa and colleagues have identified a GPCR, designated GPR120 that serves as a receptor for fatty acids on gut endocrine cells. …

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ADA/JDRF Type 1 Diabetes Sourcebook, Excerpt #20: Physical Activity, Part 2

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Sheri R. Colberg, PhD, and Michael C. Riddell, PhD Regulation of Glucose Metabolism: Effect of Physical Activity on Metabolic Control Acute impact. Acutely, exercise can have wide-ranging effects on glycemia, likely because several variables influence glucose homeostasis during the activity. The intensity, duration, and timing of the activity as well as …

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ADA/JDRF Type 1 Diabetes Sourcebook, Excerpt #17: Insulin, Part 2 of 3

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Anne Peters, MD, and Lori Laffel, MD, MPH, Editors Jane Lee Chiang, MD, Managing Editor PEDIATRICS – Jane Lee Chiang, MD, and Georgeanna J. Klingensmith, MD ADULTS – Irl B. Hirsch, MD 1. Basal insulin accounts for ~50% of total daily dose: i. LAA (insulin glargine, detemir, degludec) or NPH if LAA …

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