The Review of Diabetic Studies
Vol. 5, Issue 2-Summer 2008
Quarterly
ISSN print edition 1613-6071
ISSN online edition 1614-0575

Content of No. 2 - 2008

Editorial

Genetic Basis of Type 1 Diabetes: Similarities and Differences between East and West

Hiroshi Ikegami, Shinsuke Noso, Naru Babaya, Yoshihisa Hiromine, Yumiko Kawabata

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Review

Targeting Incretins in Type 2 Diabetes: Role of GLP-1 Receptor Agonists and DPP-4 Inhibitors

Richard E. Pratley, Matthew Gilbert

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Original Data

Comparison of Metformin and Insulin in the Treatment of Gestational Diabetes: A Retrospective, Case-Control Study

Kristiina Tertti, Ulla Ekblad, Tero Vahlberg, Tapani Rönnemaa

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Effect of Zinc Supplementation on Microalbuminuria in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: A Double Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Cross-Over Trial

Mahmoud Parham, Massoud Amini, Ashraf Aminorroaya, Esfandiar Heidarian

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Assessment of Dietary Practice Among Diabetic Patients in the United Arab Emirates

Juma Al-Kaabi, Fatma Al-Maskari, Hussein Saadi, Bachar Afandi, Hasratali Parkar, Nicolaas Nagelkerke

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Diabetic Perspectives

Ex-vivo Expansion of Adult Human Pancreatic Beta-Cells

Shimon Efrat

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