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Old Diabetes Drug Teaches Experts New Tricks - 05/14/2009

Old Diabetes Drug Teaches Experts New Tricks

Release Date: May 14, 2009

Research from the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center reveals that the drug most commonly used in type 2 diabetics who don’t need insulin works on a much more basic level than once thought, treating persistently elevated blood sugar — the hallmark of type 2 diabetes — by regulating the genes that control its production.

For more information; http://www.hopkinschildrens.org/Old__Diabetes_Drug_Teaches_Experts_New_Tricks.aspx