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The role of muscle proteins in glucose uptake and insulin resistance

30 June 2020

The purpose of this study is to investigate the involvement of key proteins implicated in the uptake of glucose from the blood into the muscle, under high levels of insulin and fats. This research will help to advance our understanding of the defects associated with insulin resistance, a pre-diabetic state.


Ethical approval

This study has been approved by the University of Roehampton, Department of Life Sciences ethics committee on 27/01/2020.

About the researcher

Hello, I am Fulvia Draicchio and I am currently doing my (second) PhD in metabolic disorders and human metabolism at the University of Roehampton, London. Our team is enthusiastic and expert in clinical trials. Don't hesitate to contact me if you want to help diabetes research and know more about this exciting study.

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