Tag: insulin

Insulin: A hormone produced by beta cells of the pancreas. Insulin is required to metabolize glucose.

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12/11/16
Insulin use is associated with unfavorable adipokine levels and poorer breast cancer outcomes
09/19/16
Elevated insulin levels worsen prognosis even among women without type 2 diabetes
03/21/16
Using insulin to treat diabetes linked to higher breast density
05/13/15
Breast cancer recurrence risk higher among those using insulin for type 2 diabetes
10/13/14
Quercetin reduces cancer cell proliferation by suppressing insulin receptor signaling
04/28/13
High circulating insulin levels increase HER2+ tumor size and metastases in mice
05/31/11
Long-term Lantus use may increase risk of breast cancer for diabetics
08/20/10
Metformin reduces breast cancer development and growth in presence of high calorie diet
01/11/10
Lowering carbohydrate to protein ratio in diet could reduce incidence of breast cancer

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