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Sugar production switch in liver may offer target for new diabetes therapies

Andy Hoang EurekAlert Salk researchers find molecular switch that controls liver glucose production and may represent a new avenue for treating insulin-resistant type II diabetes. In their extraordinary quest to decode human metabolism, researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological … Continue reading

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Simple blood test could spot Alzheimer’s five years before it kicks in

Source: Daily Mail A simple blood test could spot Alzheimer’s at least five years before symptoms start to show. The test’s creator hopes it  will be in widespread use within three years. Quicker detection of the disease would allow earlier … Continue reading

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