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Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy happens when chronically high blood glucose levels in diabetic persons damage to the retina by causing swelling, leakage, and abnormal new blood vessels in the retina. Diabetic retinopathy can lead to blindness.

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New Target for Diabetic Retinopathy Found
Highlights
  • A new approach to treat diabetic retinopathy has been found, receptors called as adenosine receptors.....
RFX6 Gene Mutation can Lead to a New Type of Diabetes
Genetic mutation in RFX6 gene can lead to a new type of diabetes found a new study published in Nature communications journal.

A Sci.....
Fatty Acids in Cooking Oil, Nuts Can Reduce Diabetes Risk
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  • Total PUFA consumption (predominantly linoleic acid) improves both glycaemi.....
Variation of Lipid Types in Muscles Due to Circadian Rhythm Can Cause Diabetes
Circadian clock in the brain which regulates the sleep-wake mechanism also work in muscles.

A master clock in the brain synchronises all th.....
Insulinomas - Benign Tumors Secreting Insulin May Offer Insights To Combat Diabetes

Highlights:

  • Insulinomas, benign tumors that secrete insulin can be used as models to study how b.....


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