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Glucose Tolerance by Sureka Chackrewarthy

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By Sureka Chackrewarthy

The development from common glucose tolerance (NGT) to variety 2 diabetes includes intermediate levels of impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and impaired glucose tolerance (IGT), sometimes called prediabetes. The pathophysiology underlying the advance of those glucose metabolic adjustments is multifactorial, resulting in an alteration within the stability among insulin sensitivity and insulin secretion. Our wisdom of the molecular foundation of the signaling pathways mediating some of the physiologic results of insulin is gradually advancing. New substrates and signaling molecules were pointed out and strength mechanisms excited about the pathophysiology of style 2 diabetes were published. This publication summarises the present country of data at the pathophysiology underlying the development from common glucose tolerance to sort 2 diabetes and healing advances within the development of glycaemic keep watch over in prediabetic and diabetic states.

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Therefore, differences in the regulation of glucose tolerance may be under the influence of sex hormones indirectly through their influence of body fat content and distribution or directly through their influence in the glucose metabolism and insulin signaling. This chapter discusses the sex differences in regulation of glucose homeostasis, focusing on the roles of female sex hormone estrogens as determinants mediating body adiposity levels and body fat distribution as well as glucose metabolism and insulin sensitivity.

Its ability to interact with integrin surface molecules through an Arg-Gly-Asp sequence and with the CD44 receptor has established this mediator as an important signaling molecule [34]. Indeed, tissue infiltration of macrophages as observed in obesity is dependent on the expression of OPN, which promotes monocyte chemotaxis and motility. Obese mice lacking OPN showed improved insulin sensitivity and decreased macrophage infiltration into adipose tissue. These experiments add OPN to a long list of pro-inflammatory pathways involved in the development of IR [21] However, actual involvement of all these mediators in glucose metabolism disorders in humans remains controversial.

Effects of inflammatory mediators on glucose metabolism Many complex signaling pathways regulate chronic low-grade inflammation associated with both the metabolism and immune systems [18]. Pro- inflammatory cytokines are mediators of these pathways and they enter the circulation as a result of lipolysis [10]. Recent data indicates that macrophages in adipose tissue are a major source of them [10-18]. Especially in obesity, adipose tissue is characterized by an increased production and secretion of a wide range of pro- inflammatory molecules which have been recognized as an active participant in numerous immunologic processes [13-16].

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