Affiliation: Yamaguchi University
- Leptin increases the viability of isolated rat pancreatic islets by suppressing apoptosisS Okuya
Third Department of Internal Medicine, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, Ube, Yamaguchi 755 8505, Japan
Endocrinology 142:4827-30. 2001..This mechanism might account at least in part for an obesity-induced increase in pancreatic beta-cell mass...
- Troglitazone treatment increases plasma vascular endothelial growth factor in diabetic patients and its mRNA in 3T3-L1 adipocytesM Emoto
Third Department of Internal Medicine, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, Japan
Diabetes 50:1166-70. 2001....