glucagon-like peptide 1

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glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1)

an appetite suppressing substance found in the brain and intestine. In the brain, GLP-1 acts as a satiety signal. In the intestine it slows emptying of the stomach and stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreas.
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Effect of 6-week course of glucagon-like peptide 1 on glycaemic control, insulin sensitivity, and beta-cell function in type 2 diabetes: a parallel-group study.
Mechanisms of action of glucagon-like peptide 1 in the pancreas.
Reduced postprandial concentrations of intact biologically active glucagon-like peptide 1 in type 2 diabetes.
Gut incretin hormones in identical twins discordant for non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM): evidence for decreased glucagon-like peptide 1 secretion during oral glucose ingestion in NIDDM twins.
Glucagon-like peptide 1 regulates sequential and compound exocytosis in pancreatic islet beta-cells.
Effects of glucagon-like peptide 1 on counterregulatory hormone responses, cognitive functions, and insulin secretion during hyperinsulinemic, stepped hypoglycemic clamp experiments in healthy volunteers.
Effect of glucagon-like peptide 1 (7-36 amide) on insulin-mediated glucose uptake in patients with type 1 diabetes.
Effect of glucagon-like peptide 1 (7-36) amide on glucose effectiveness and insulin action in people with type 2 diabetes.
It will look at how MCH interacts with glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1), a hormone involved in beta cell growth.
Improved glycaemic control with no weight increase in patients with type 2 diabetes after once-daily treatment with the long-acting glucagon-like peptide 1 analogue liraglutide (NN2211): a 12-week, double-blind, randomized, controlled trial.