Type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes, formerly known as adult-onset diabetes, usually develops after the age of 35 to 40,
The difference between type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes
Diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases characterized by high blood sugar. Hyperglycemia is caused by defective insulin secretion or impaired biological effects, or both.
Type 1 diabetes
Type 1 diabetes, formerly known as insulin-dependent diabetes, mostly occurs in children and adolescents
Diabetes: Vitamin D or a cure for diabetes?
Researchers have found that vitamin D receptor (VDR) levels in pancreatic islet cells (beta cells) may help prevent the development of diabetes and counteract the progression of the disease caused by pancreatic cell damage.
Major breakthrough in diabetes: Special neuronal cells that affect type 2 diabetes
Scientists have identified a special class of neurons in the brain that may play a key role in the development of type 2 diabetes.
Controlling Diabetes: The Transcription Factor ATF/CREB Protein Family
Researchers find that the ATF/CREB family of transcription factors regulates hepatic glucolipid metabolism and cell growth.