GLP-1


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GLP-1

Abbreviation for glucagonlike peptide.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

GLP-1

Abbreviation for glucagonlike peptide.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

GLP-1

A glucagon-like neuropeptide claimed to be an obesity mediator. Starved rats given the drug behave as if satiated and this state is reversed if given a GLP-1 antagonist.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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We drew the trajectory of RMSD to discuss the deviation of each ligand induced protein change and GLP-1 receptor protein alone during the period of MD.
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It retains 97% sequence homology to human GLP-1. Acylation prolongs the half-life of GLP-1 by slowing release from the injection site; and extensive binding to albumin, which protects it from degradation by DPP-4 and reduced renal clearance).
These novel molecules simultaneously stimulate two receptors (GLP-1 and GIP) and consequently maximize metabolic effects compared to each of the individual molecules, or currently available medicines that are based on individual intestinal hormones.
The findings provide "convincing evidence" that GLP-1 "results in clinically relevant beneficial effects on body weight" for obese patients, the researchers concluded.
"It is no secret that we are gaining share in that market at the expense of Byetta, and we believe that over time the GLP-1 segment will grow," Rulis told Reuters.
JERUSALEM, October 20/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.(OTCBB: ORMP.OB; http://www.oramed.com), a developer of oral drug delivery systems, announced today that its poster entitled "A novel GLP-1 analog delivered orally reduces postprandial glucose excursions in a porcine model," has been accepted for presentation at the Diabetes Technology Society's Ninth Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California between November 5-7, 2009.
"SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 agonists can cost several hundred dollars a month, and insurers often balk at paying for them.
(2) In particular, the introduction of SGLT-2 inhibitors, GLP-1 agonists, and DPP-4 inhibitors over the past several years has produced an area of some clinical ambiguity, due to the lack of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) comparing their efficacy.
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