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June 4, 2019

Curing diabetes with Liraglutide: Liraglutide-based therapy for TIIDM and obesity-associated metabolic deficits: Liraglutide (trade name:Victoza, Saxenda), a glucagon-like peptide-1 agonist used in the treatment of diabetes, increases Lipocalin 2 (LCN2) expression, activates an MC4R-dependent anorexigenic pathway, decreases TXNIP expression, suppresses appetite and weight gain, increases insulin secretion, improves glucose tolerance, promotes glucose homeostasis, improves obesity-associated metabolic deficits and prevents progression to TIIDM, via down-regulation of its target gene, 04/June/2019, 12.14 pm

Introduction: What they say A study from the Department of Physiology-Cellular Biophysics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA shows that “MC4R-dependent […]
June 4, 2019

Mechanistic insights into how Ginger-derived compounds function as antiviral agents: Ginger-based antiviral therapy for chikungunya (CHIKV) and Zika (ZIKV) viruses: Zingerone, isolated from Ginger, increases spermidine/spermine N1-acetyltransferase (SAT) expression, depletes spermidine and Spermine levels, and restricts Chikungunya and Zika viruses replication, via upregulation of its target gene, 4/June/2019, 11.01 am

Introduction: What they say A study from the Viral Populations and Pathogenesis Unit, Institut Pasteur, CNRS UMR 3569, 25–28 rue du Dr. Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex […]
June 4, 2019

Curing diabetes with commonly available blood pressure drug Verapamil: Verapamil-based therapy for TIIDM and obesity-associated metabolic deficits: Verapamil  (trade name: Calan, Isoptin, and others), a calcium channel blocker used in the treatment of high blood pressure, angina and others, increases Lipocalin 2 (LCN2) expression, activates an MC4R-dependent anorexigenic pathway, decreases TXNIP expression, suppresses appetite and weight gain, increases insulin secretion, improves glucose tolerance, promotes glucose homeostasis, improves obesity-associated metabolic deficits and prevents progression to TIIDM, via down-regulation of its target gene, 04/June/2019, 7.48 am

Introduction: What they say A study from the Department of Physiology-Cellular Biophysics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA shows that “MC4R-dependent […]