Home | About us | Editorial board | Search | Ahead of print | Current issue | Archives | Submit article | Instructions | Subscribe | Contacts | Advertise | Login 
 
Search Article 
  
Advanced search 
  Users Online: 206 Home Print this page Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size  
MINI REVIEW
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 8  |  Page : 239-241

Inflammation and Incretins


TDH Labs, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Amitabh Hatwal
TDH Labs, Mehmoorganj, Varanasi - 221 005, Uttar Pradesh
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2230-8210.104049

Rights and Permissions

Nutrient excess results in systemic inflammation in diabetes contributing to insulin resistance, dyslipidaemia and increased cardiovascular risk. GLP-1 agonists and DPP-4 inhibitors, which are now well accepted therapies for diabetes may play a unique role in modulating this inflammatory process. Incretin based therapies have shown beneficial anti-inflammatory effects on surrogate markers but cardiovascular outcome data is still lacking.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed1026    
    Printed33    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded234    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal