Insulin-resistant blood vessels do not open up as well, and levels of a protein VCAM-1 is known to walk into them too.VCAM-1 belongs to a family of adhesion molecules, Rask – Madsen said. ‘He sits on the endothelium and binds white blood cells. ‘These cells can be the arterial wall where they start taking up cholesterol, and an early plaque is born. – ‘The results provide evidence that the final loss of insulin signaling in the endothelium, in the absence of competing systemic risk factors, accelerates atherosclerosis, ‘the researchers conclude.
And what does insulin in our arteries sends a signal to prevent the accumulation of fatty plaques that may harden arteries, shows new research in mice may cause.Leading article An accompanying David Sacks, an ob-gyn the Kaiser Foundation Hospital into Bellflower, California, to write that this study is and similar one in 2005 conducted ‘clearly support the treatment of diabetes during pregnancy ‘, but that the question be treated from which the ruins. Boyd butcher , professor of metabolism and nutrition at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine that still – to be published international directives for diagnosis gestational diabetes will the number of the women who are the condition.