Microcirculation and Insulin Resistance

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Insulin resistance is the main factor involved in the occurrence of the metabolic syndrome and later development of type2 diabetes. Despite decades of research on hormone's target tissues and the ...
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Is Defective Microcirculation Responsible for Insulin Resistance? PART 3. Microvascular Defects Potentially Leading to Insulin Resistance

Pp. 156-167 (12)

Nicolas Wiernsperger


Microflow, endothelium, caveolae, glycocalyx, shear stress.


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