The marriage of glucose and blood vessels: It isn't all that sweet

Wencheng Xiong, David M. Stern

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Abstract

The secondary complications of diabetes are the major factors limiting quality of life and longevity in diabetic patients. Among these complications, cardiovascular disease is the major cause of morbidity and mortality. Based on a recent paper by Vikramadithyan et al. (2005), this preview addresses the role of aldose reductase as a contributor to the pathogenesis of diabetic macrovascular disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)212-215
Number of pages4
JournalCell Metabolism
Volume2
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2005

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Aldehyde Reductase
Diabetes Complications
Marriage
Blood Vessels
Cardiovascular Diseases
Quality of Life
Morbidity
Glucose
Mortality

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology

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The marriage of glucose and blood vessels : It isn't all that sweet. / Xiong, Wencheng; Stern, David M.

In: Cell Metabolism, Vol. 2, No. 4, 01.10.2005, p. 212-215.

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Xiong, Wencheng ; Stern, David M. / The marriage of glucose and blood vessels : It isn't all that sweet. In: Cell Metabolism. 2005 ; Vol. 2, No. 4. pp. 212-215.
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