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Cell Metab. 2006 Nov;4(5):339-40.

Discovering orphans' sweet secret: NR4A receptors and hepatic glucose production.

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Emmy-Noether Research Group, Molecular Metabolic Control A170, German Cancer Research Center Heidelberg, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

Abstract

Aberrant hepatic gluconeogenesis contributes importantly to hyperglycemia in type II diabetic patients. A study by Pei et al. (2006b) identifies NR4A orphan nuclear receptors as a novel branch of cAMP-dependent regulators of hepatic glucose production under healthy and diabetic conditions.

PMID:
17084708
DOI:
10.1016/j.cmet.2006.10.005
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