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Insulin & related proteins structure to function and pharmacology by Alcuin Symposium (2000 Aachen, Germany)

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Insulin -- Congresses,
  • Insulin -- Receptors -- Congresses,
  • Insulin -- pharmacology -- Congresses,
  • Insulin-Like Growth-Factor-Binding Proteins -- pharmacology -- Congresses

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesInsulin and related proteins.
Statementedited by Markus Leyck Dieken, Matthias Federwisch, and Pierre de Meyts.
GenreCongresses.
ContributionsDieken, Markus Leyck., Federwisch, Matthias., De Meyts, Pierre., Wollmer, Axel, 1935-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP572.I5 A425 2000, QP572.I5 A425 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 252 p. :
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18208573M
ISBN 101402006551
LC Control Number2002069516

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This book contains contributions presented at the last of the Alcuin Symposia, held in April , as a Festschrift to honour Prof. Axel Wollmer on the occasion of his retirement from the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen. The Alcuin Symposia were initially held Insulin & Related Proteins — Structure to Function.   This book contains contributions presented at the last of the Alcuin Symposia, held in April , as a Festschrift to honour Prof. Axel Wollmer on the occasion of his retirement from the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen. The Alcuin Symposia were initially held alternatively in York and Aachen, in recent years in Aachen only, as joint workshops on insulin 1/5(1). ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "This book contains contributions presented at the last of the Alcuin Symposia, held in April , as a Festschrift to honour Prof. Axel Wollmer on the occasion of his retirement from the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen"--Foreword. Insulin & Related Proteins – Structure to Function and Pharmacology Pharmacology. Apr 17 This book contains contributions presented at the last of the Alcuin Symposia, held in April , as a Festschrift to honour Prof. Axel Wollmer on the occasion of his retirement from the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen.

Insulin and related proteins: structure to function and pharmacology ; [this book contains contributions presented at the last of the Alcuin Symposia, held in April , as a Festschrift to honour Prof. Axel Wollmer on the occasion of his retirement from the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen]. Buy Insulin & Related Proteins - Structure to Function and Pharmacology by Matthias Federwisch, Markus Leyck Dieken from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Insulin (/ ˈ ɪ n. sj ʊ. l ɪ n /, from Latin insula, 'island') is a peptide hormone produced by beta cells of the pancreatic islets; it is considered to be the main anabolic hormone of the body. It regulates the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats and protein by promoting the absorption of glucose from the blood into liver, fat and skeletal muscle cells. In these tissues the absorbed glucose. So even though carbohydrates and protein spike insulin which lowers blood sugar, protein also stimulates glucagon which elevates blood sugar, resulting in a stable environment. This is one reason why eating protein at most meals and snacks is so beneficial it helps balance the relationship of blood sugar and insulin as well as keeping you full.

Insulin receptor related receptor: PTPN1: Protein tyrosine phosphatase, non-receptor type 1: INSL3: Insulin like 3: INSL4: Insulin like 4: SLC2A4: Solute carrier family 2 member 4: ABCC8: ATP binding cassette subfamily C member 8: IGF2R: The Human Protein Atlas project is funded. because of its ability to separate proteins of nearly identical structure. As illustrated by the separation of bovine, human and porcine insulin variants (Figure 1), reversed-phase HPLC is able to separate very similar proteins. Bovine and human insulin differ by only three amino acids and are well separated. Bovine insulin has an. Insulin is a heterodimeric peptide linked by three disulfide bonds, and was first discovered in Insulin plays important roles not only in carbohydrate metabolism but also in anabolic regulation of proteins and lipids, somatic growth, and cell proliferation during development. Glucose stimulates the synthesis and release of insulin in mammals. Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1), also called somatomedin C, is a hormone similar in molecular structure to insulin which plays an important role in childhood growth, and has anabolic effects in adults.. IGF-1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the IGF1 gene. IGF-1 consists of 70 amino acids in a single chain with three intramolecular disulfide bridges.