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Sara Ullsten, Sara Bohman, Marie E Oskarsson, K Peter R Nilsson, Gunilla T Westermark, and Per-Ola Carlsson

that an enhanced secretion may induce amyloid. In cultured islets, amyloid deposit formation is glucose dose dependent and high glucose concentrations stimulate the process ( 16 ). Other insulin and IAPP secretagogues agents like extendin-4, potassium

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C L Bodinham, L Smith, E L Thomas, J D Bell, J R Swann, A Costabile, D Russell-Jones, A M Umpleby, and M D Robertson

analyses from the MTT were collected into potassium EDTA tubes containing 200 kallikrein inhibiting units (KIU) aprotinin/ml of blood. Plasma samples were then measured by ELISA (Millipore), with inter- and intra-assay CV values <25 and <6.5% for C

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Robert I Menzies, Xin Zhao, Linda J Mullins, John J Mullins, Carolynn Cairns, Nicola Wrobel, Donald R Dunbar, Matthew A Bailey, and Christopher J Kenyon

-Posada JC Areso P Villarroel A. Calmodulin regulates the trafficking of KCNQ2 potassium channels . FASEB Journal 2008 22 1135 – 1143 . ( doi:10.1096/fj.07-9712com ) 10.1096/fj.07-9712com 63 Wildner H Gierl MS Strehle M Pla P

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Guido Zavatta and Bart L Clarke

, serum magnesium and potassium should be checked periodically. It is important to note that thiazides should not be administered to patients with autosomal dominant hypocalcemia as they may worsen hypomagnesemia. Additionally, patients with adrenal

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Paraskevi Kazakou, Stavroula A Paschou, Theodora Psaltopoulou, Maria Gavriatopoulou, Eleni Korompoki, Katerina Stefanaki, Fotini Kanouta, Georgia N Kassi, Meletios-Athanasios Dimopoulos, and Asimina Mitrakou

secretion of aldosterone, and renal potassium loss. Hypokalemia can lead to further decrease of insulin secretion ( 69 ). Dipeptylpeptidase 4 (DPP4) is another possible coronavirus receptor that it is well known to have an important role in glucose

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Monika Schaffner, Ursula Rochau, Nikolai Mühlberger, Annette Conrads-Frank, Vjollca Qerimi Rushaj, Gaby Sroczynski, Eftychia Koukkou, Betina Heinsbaek Thuesen, Henry Völzke, Wilhelm Oberaigner, and Uwe Siebert

Committee on Health Policy recommended the fortification of household salt with small amounts of potassium iodate as a safe and sustainable way to prevent iodine deficiency ( 8 ). However, the financial burden of iodine deficiency and the cost

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Caroline Serrano-Nascimento, Rafael Barrera Salgueiro, Kaio Fernando Vitzel, Thiago Pantaleão, Vânia Maria Corrêa da Costa, and Maria Tereza Nunes

(Perkin–Elmer Life Sciences) and 10 mM dithiothreitol in 100 mM potassium phosphate buffer. The reactions were stopped at 4°C-bath and by adding fetal bovine serum and trichloroacetic acid (50%, v/v) to the samples. The liberated 125 I − was measured in

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Jan Kvasnička, Ondřej Petrák, Tomáš Zelinka, Judita Klímová, Barbora Kološová, Květoslav Novák, David Michalský, Jiří Widimský Jr, and Robert Holaj

of Medicine, Charles University in Prague ( 24 ). Blood biochemistry, including sodium, potassium, urea, creatinine, total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, triglycerides and plasma glucose, was analysed using a multi-analyser (Modular SWA; Roche Diagnostics) in

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Hong-Fa Yan, Zhao-Yu Liu, Zhi-Ang Guan, and Chuang Guo

prepared aqueous potassium ferrocyanide (2%) and hydrochloric acid (2%) for 30 min. For immunohistochemistry, the antigens of the rehydrated adipose or liver tissue sections were repaired by microwave in citric acid buffer for 3 min. The sections were then

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Maria Stelmachowska-Banaś and Izabella Czajka-Oraniec

rate; K, potassium; Na, sodium; SST, short Synacthen test; TSH, thyroid stimulating hormone. Upon clinical suspicion of IH, new laboratory tests, including electrolytes, TSH, fT4, cortisol, ACTH, prolactin, and the aforementioned sex hormones