Tag: "hypoglycemic" at biology news
Hormone helps mice 'hibernate,' survive starvation
...as energy. Starving mice without PPAR-alpha become hypoglycemic
and quickly die. In analyzing the molecular impact of PPAR-alpha in mice, the researchers found that it stimulates production of FGF21, a member of a hormone family that has been shown to lower blood glucose levels in diabetic and obese mice. F...
Glucose triggers brain cell death in rats after hypoglycemic coma
Brain damage that was thought to be caused by hypoglycemic
coma actually occurs when glucose is administered ...cal significance for the treatment of diabetics in hypoglycemic
coma, though they caution that the results cannot be immediately extrapolated to humans. Insulin ...