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  1. Content type: Research

    Previous studies investigating the association between metabolic syndrome (MetS) and incidence of gastric cancer (GC) showed inconsistent results. The aim of the study was to evaluate the influence of MetS on ...

    Authors: Zhibin Li, Hongfeng Han and Yuan Chang

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:83

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  2. Content type: Short report

    SHORT syndrome is an autosomal dominant condition associated severe insulin resistance (IR) and lipoatrophy due to post-receptor defect in insulin signaling involving phosphoinositide-3-kinase regulatory subun...

    Authors: Krzysztof C. Lewandowski, Katarzyna Dąbrowska, Maria Brzozowska, Joanna Kawalec and Andrzej Lewiński

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:81

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  3. Content type: Review

    The recent American Diabetes Association and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes guideline mentioned glycaemia management in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients with cardiovascular diseases...

    Authors: Alaaeldin Bashier, Azza Bin Hussain, Elamin Abdelgadir, Fatheya Alawadi, Hani Sabbour and Robert Chilton

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:80

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  4. Content type: Research

    Fibroblast growth factor 19 (FGF19) takes part in maintaining the balance of glycolipids and may be involved in regulating the secretory activity of islet beta cells in patients with type 2 diabetes. This stud...

    Authors: Meng-jie Tang, Jian‑bin Su, Tian-li Xu, Xue‑qin Wang, Dong-mei Zhang and Xiao-hua Wang

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:79

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  5. Content type: Research

    The enzyme 11-beta hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 (HSD11B1) converts inactive cortisone to active cortisol in a process mediated by the enzyme hexose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (H6PD). The generation of co...

    Authors: Marcio F. Chedid, Filipe V. do Nascimento, Fernanda S. de Oliveira, Bianca M. de Souza, Cleber R. P. Kruel, Richard R. Gurski, Luis H. Canani, Daisy Crispim and Fernando Gerchman

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:78

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  6. Content type: Research

    Since there is no evidence demonstrating the relationship between dietary patterns and subclinical atherosclerosis in children and adolescents, we aimed to examine the association between dietary patterns and ...

    Authors: Assa Akbari-Sedigh, Golaleh Asghari, Emad Yuzbashian, Pooneh Dehghan, Hossein Imani and Parvin Mirmiran

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:77

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  7. Content type: Letter to the Editor

    The association between diabetes and obesity is very well established. Faced with this, several anthropometric indices of adiposity are often involved in studies on diabetes. Our main goal in this paper is to ...

    Authors: Camila Maciel de Oliveira, Jessica Pavani, José Eduardo Krieger, Rafael de Oliveira Alvim, Carlos Alberto Mourão-Junior and Alexandre da Costa Pereira

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:76

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  8. Content type: Research

    Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a complication of pregnancy that can be associated with neonatal complications and adverse pregnancy outcomes. Recently, probiotic use has been proposed for better contro...

    Authors: Farnaz Sahhaf Ebrahimi, Aziz Homayouni Rad, Metanat Mosen, Fatemeh Abbasalizadeh, Aydin Tabrizi and Leila Khalili

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:75

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  9. Content type: Review

    This is an overview of the mechanisms of obesity and its relation to cardiovascular risks, describing the available treatment options to manage this condition.

    Authors: C. Cercato and F. A. Fonseca

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:74

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  10. Content type: Review

    Type 2 diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases worldwide, and one of the long-term complications of this disease is sexual dysfunction in women with type 2 diabetes, which has been studied in fewer...

    Authors: Elham Rahmanian, Nader Salari, Masoud Mohammadi and Rostam Jalali

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:73

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  11. Content type: Review

    Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is one of the most common complications of pregnancy and its prevalence worldwide is increasing along with enhancing type two of diabetes. Contrary results have been found i...

    Authors: Fatemeh Nasiri-Amiri, Mahdi Sepidarkish, Marjan Ahmad Shirvani, Payam Habibipour and Narges Sadat Motahari Tabari

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:72

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  12. Content type: Research

    Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) has been consistently associated with subsequent gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). Women with PCOS showed a high prevalence of obesity, which raises the question regarding t...

    Authors: Wei Zheng, Wenyu Huang, Li Zhang, Zhihong Tian, Qi Yan, Teng Wang, Lirui Zhang and Guanghui Li

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:71

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  13. Content type: Research

    Obesity is the main risk factor for diabetes and excessive visceral fat triggers low-grade inflammatory process, mediated by activation and release of cytokines and high flow of free fatty acids that contribut...

    Authors: Alessandra Schiapaccassa, Priscila A. Maranhão, Maria das Graças Coelho de Souza, Diogo G. Panazzolo, José Firmino Nogueira Neto, Eliete Bouskela and Luiz Guilherme Kraemer-Aguiar

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:70

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  14. Content type: Research

    Hypertension and diabetes mellitus are often jointly present, especially in early onset cases of either disease. We investigated clinical characteristics of hypertensive patients with newly diagnosed diabetes ...

    Authors: Chang-Yuan Liu, Wei Zhang, Li-Nong Ji and Ji-Guang Wang

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:69

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  15. Content type: Research

    Both obesity and gestational diabetes (GDM) are associated with adverse outcomes. Diet during pregnancy impacts weight gain and fetal growth. Therefore, we aimed to explore non-pharmacological treatment succes...

    Authors: Ana Munda, Marjanca Starčič Erjavec, Katja Molan, Jerneja Ambrožič Avguštin, Darja Žgur-Bertok and Draženka Pongrac Barlovič

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:68

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  16. Content type: Research

    The present study identified whether glycemic variability (GV) was associated with vascular calcification and explored the underlying mechanisms.

    Authors: Li Zhang, Haichen Sun, Shuang Liu, Jinhuan Gao and Jinggang Xia

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:67

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  17. Content type: Research

    The metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a clustering of abdominal obesity, diabetes and prediabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure, that confers an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. There is limite...

    Authors: Shamila T. De Silva, Madunil A. Niriella, Dileepa S. Ediriweera, Dulani Kottahachchi, Anuradhani Kasturiratne, Arjuna P. de Silva, Anuradha S. Dassanayaka, Arunasalam Pathmeswaran, Rajitha Wickramasinghe, N. Kato and H. Janaka de Silva

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:66

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  18. Content type: Research

    Omentin, releasing by adipose-tissue may be related to glucose metabolism. The omentin circulating levels and the related mRNA expression in visceral adipose-tissue are different in types of diabetes and the e...

    Authors: Golnaz Goodarzi, Amirreza Shirgir, Sadegh Alavi and Amirhosein Khoshi

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:65

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  19. Content type: Research

    Diabetes mellitus is a multifactorial disorder characterized by a high level of glucose in the blood. Both genetic and environmental factors interact to cause diabetes. Insulin receptor substrate (IRS) proteins h...

    Authors: Anam Ijaz, Sana Babar, Sumbal Sarwar, Saleem Ullah Shahid and Shabana

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:64

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  20. Content type: Research

    Adipokines and the myokine irisin, involved in mechanisms associated with obesity and metabolic syndrome (MS), are understudied in the pediatric population.

    Authors: Adrian M. Gonzalez-Gil, Mariana Peschard-Franco, Elena C. Castillo, Gustavo Gutierrez-DelBosque, Victor Treviño, Christian Silva-Platas, Luisa Perez-Villarreal, Gerardo Garcia-Rivas and Leticia Elizondo-Montemayor

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:63

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  21. Content type: Study Protocol

    Endothelial dysfunction (ED) is a hallmark in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) that favor both atherogenesis and ischemia and reperfusion injury (IRI). Sodium-glucose-2 co-transporter inhibitors (SGLT2i) may hy...

    Authors: Riobaldo M. R. Cintra, Alexandre A. S. Soares, Ikaro Breder, Daniel B. Munhoz, Joaquim Barreto, Sheila T. Kimura-Medorima, Pamela Cavalcante, Renata Zanchetta, Jessica Cunha Breder, Camila Moreira, Vitor W. Virginio, Isabella Bonilha, Jose Carlos Lima-Junior, Otavio R. Coelho-Filho, Vaneza L. W. Wolf, Gil Guerra-Junior…

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:62

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  22. Content type: Research

    Metabolic syndrome, an obesity-related condition associated with insulin resistance and low-grade inflammation, leads to diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, cancer, osteoarthritis, and other disorders. Optimal ...

    Authors: Janet B. McGill, Mariko Johnson, Stacy Hurst, William T. Cade, Kevin E. Yarasheski, Richard E. Ostlund, Kenneth B. Schechtman, Babak Razani, Michael B. Kastan, Donald A. McClain, Lisa de las Fuentes, Victor G. Davila-Roman, Daniel S. Ory, Samuel A. Wickline and Clay F. Semenkovich

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:61

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  23. Content type: Research

    Visfatin is a multifaceted protein that plays an important role in regulating a variety of physiological and pathological processes, including obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. However, circulating...

    Authors: Long-Yi Zheng, Xia Xu, Ren-Hui Wan, Sheng Xia, Jin Lu and Qin Huang

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:60

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  24. Content type: Research

    To study the prevalence of postprandial hyperglycaemia (PPH) in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients treated with basal insulin, having fasting glucose < 130 mg/dL but HbA1c > 7.0% (53 mmol/mol).

    Authors: Francisco J. Tinahones, María Molina-Vega, Juan Parra-Barona, Juana Flores-Le Roux and Ricardo Gómez-Huelgas

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:59

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  25. Content type: Review

    The results of studies that assessed the impact of metformin treatments on gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are inconclusive. In addition, the impact of tim...

    Authors: Razieh Bidhendi Yarandi, Samira Behboudi-Gandevani, Mina Amiri and Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:58

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  26. Content type: Research

    Recently, clinical studies have shown the protective effects of sodium glucose co-transporter2 (SGLT2) inhibitors against progression of diabetic nephropathy, but the underlying molecular mechanisms remain unc...

    Authors: Masa-Ki Inoue, Yasuka Matsunaga, Yusuke Nakatsu, Takeshi Yamamotoya, Koji Ueda, Akifumi Kushiyama, Hideyuki Sakoda, Midori Fujishiro, Hiraku Ono, Misaki Iwashita, Tomomi Sano, Fusanori Nishimura, Kenichi Morii, Kensuke Sasaki, Takao Masaki and Tomoichiro Asano

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:57

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  27. Content type: Research

    Some genetic association studies tried to investigate potential associations of Transcription Factor 7 Like 2 (TCF7L2) rs7903146 polymorphism with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). However, the results of these st...

    Authors: Liying Lou, Jingjing Wang and Jing Wang

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:56

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  28. Content type: Research

    Transcription factor 7-like 2 (TCF7L2), which previously known as TCF-4, is a major form of transcription factor involved in the downstream WNT signaling and exhibits the strongest association to diabetes susc...

    Authors: Hui-Hui Wu, Yan-Liang Li, Nai-Jia Liu, Zhen Yang, Xiao-Ming Tao, Yan-Ping Du, Xuan-Chun Wang, Bin Lu, Zhao-Yun Zhang, Ren-Ming Hu and Jie Wen

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:55

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  29. Content type: Research

    Diabetes and its complications produce significant clinical, economic and social impact. The knowledge of the costs of diabetes generates subsidies to maintain the financial sustainability of public health and...

    Authors: Luciana Ribeiro Bahia, Michelle Quarti Machado da Rosa, Denizar Vianna Araujo, Marcelo Goulart Correia, Roger dos Santos dos Rosa, Bruce Bartholow Duncan and Cristiana Maria Toscano

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:54

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  30. Content type: Research

    Congenital generalized lipodystrophy (CGL) is a rare disorder characterized by the absence of subcutaneous adipose tissue, severe insulin resistance, diabetes mellitus, and cardiovascular complications, includ...

    Authors: Clarisse Mourão Melo Ponte, Virgínia Oliveira Fernandes, Christiane Bezerra Rocha Liberato, Ana Paula Dias Rangel Montenegro, Lívia Aline Batista, Maria Helane Costa Gurgel, Lia Beatriz de Azevedo Karbage, Izabella Tamira Galdino Farias Vasconcelos, Catarina Brasil d’Alva and Renan Magalhães Montenegro Júnior

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:53

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  31. Content type: Research

    Rational measures in estimating adiposity distribution in diabetic patients has yet to be validated. This study aims to provide insight about the possible links between routinely available body adiposity param...

    Authors: Kan Sun, Diaozhu Lin, Qiling Feng, Feng Li, Yiqin Qi, Wanting Feng, Chuan Yang, Li Yan, Meng Ren and Dan Liu

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:51

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  32. Content type: Review

    Recent studies have suggested that neck circumference (NC) is a supplemental screening measure for diagnosing metabolic complications and might be associated with glycemic parameters. The aim of the present st...

    Authors: Parvane Saneei, Farnaz Shahdadian, Sajjad Moradi, Abed Ghavami, Hamed Mohammadi and Mohammad Hossein Rouhani

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:50

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  33. Content type: Research

    In epidemiological studies, serum uric acid (SUA) has been shown to be associated with hypertension and cardiovascular disorders. However, limited studies have evaluated the relationship between SUA and glucos...

    Authors: Tangigul Haque, Sadaqur Rahman, Shiful Islam, Noyan Hossain Molla and Nurshad Ali

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:49

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  34. Content type: Commentary

    Despite intensive research, therapy of diabetes mellitus type 2 (T2DM) is far from be effective. The most important unresolved issue is to establish a safe glycosylated hemoglobin C (A1c) value well balanced b...

    Authors: Davide Maggi, Fabrizio Montecucco, Gianfranco Adami and Renzo Cordera

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:48

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  35. Content type: Research

    There are many studies on the health effects of soy, only a few describe the effects of the simultaneous use of two types of soy on multiple components of metabolic syndrome (MetS). The present study was desig...

    Authors: Afsaneh Bakhtiari, Karimollah Hajian-Tilaki, Shabnam Omidvar and Fatemeh Nasiri-Amiri

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:47

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  36. Content type: Research

    The primary objective of this study was to evaluate the demographic, clinical, social-educational determinants and diabetes management factors that have influenced the agreement between glycaemia obtained from...

    Authors: Rebeca Cavalcante, Alessandra S. M. Matheus, Aneliza Zanette, Bruna Braga, Bruna Duarte, Bruna Würdig, Daniele Maieron, João Scarparo Sorio, Luciana Bagatini, Michelle Cherit and Marilia Brito Gomes

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:46

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  37. Content type: Research

    Insulin resistance (IR) related metabolic disorders are associated with a worse prognosis of chronic hepatitis B virus (CHB) infection or nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). However, the relationships am...

    Authors: Junzhao Ye, Xuan Hu, Tingfeng Wu, Yanqin Wu, Congxiang Shao, Fuxi Li, Yansong Lin, Shiting Feng, Wei Wang and Bihui Zhong

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:45

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  38. Content type: Research

    Insulin resistance is core cause of metabolic syndrome. Determining insulin resistance is one of the foremost requirements imperative to understanding the pathophysiology of disease. The gold standard “Euglyca...

    Authors: Sikandar Hayat Khan, Ali Nawaz Khan, Nayyer Chaudhry, Roomana Anwar, Nadeem Fazal and Muhammad Tariq

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:44

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  39. Content type: Research

    Diabetes mellitus (DM) is an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Aerobic interval training (AIT) has been recommended to patients as a non-pharmacological strategy to manage DM. However, little i...

    Authors: Huan Cai, Shuchun Chen, Jingqin Liu and Yuxiu He

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:43

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  40. Content type: Research

    Hyperinsulinemia aggravates insulin resistance and cardio-vascular disease. How the insulinotropic glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist liraglutide in a physiologic post-prandial setting may act on pancrea...

    Authors: Christian Anholm, Preman Kumarathurai, Anders Jürs, Lene Rørholm Pedersen, Olav Wendelboe Nielsen, Ole Peter Kristiansen, Mogens Fenger, Jens Juul Holst, Sten Madsbad, Ahmad Sajadieh and Steen Bendix Haugaard

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:42

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  41. Content type: Research

    Diabetes mellitus is a common metabolic disorders in human and affect a lot of people around the world. Curcumin is a component of turmeric and in many studies therapeutic effects such as anti-hypertensive, an...

    Authors: Homa Hodaei, Mahsa Adibian, Omid Nikpayam, Mehdi Hedayati and Golbon Sohrab

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:41

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  42. Content type: Research

    To evaluate the association between adiponectin concentrations and metabolic syndrome (MetS) risk and to investigate if this association is independent of weight status in adolescents.

    Authors: Karen Sparrenberger, Mariana Sbaraini, Felipe Vogt Cureau, Gabriela Heiden Teló, Luciana Bahia and Beatriz D. Schaan

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:40

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  43. Content type: Research

    To identify low molecular weight urinary proteins capable of detecting diabetic nephropathy patients which may predict renal alterations at early stages and prevent it from worsening further.

    Authors: Dhara N. Patel and Kiran Kalia

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:39

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  44. Content type: Research

    Pre-pregnancy obesity, gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), and gestational weight gain (GWG) are associated with each other. This is the first study to investigate whether genetic variants were associated wit...

    Authors: Selvihan Beysel, Nilnur Eyerci, Mustafa Ulubay, Mustafa Caliskan, Muhammed Kizilgul, Merve Hafızoğlu and Erman Cakal

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:37

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  45. Content type: Research

    Several controversial findings have been reported on treatment outcomes for diabetic stroke patients that received thrombolysis therapy in the hospital. We determined whether the association between telestroke...

    Authors: Thomas I. Nathaniel, Chibueze Ubah, Leah Wormack and Jordan Gainey

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:36

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  46. Content type: Research

    This study was developed to evaluate quality indicators in type 2 diabetes patient care at the Unified Public Health System’s primary and tertiary health care centers within a local population.

    Authors: Josiane Schneiders, Gabriela H. Telo, Leonardo Grabinski Bottino, Bruna Pasinato, Jeruza Lavanholi Neyeloff and Beatriz D. Schaan

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:34

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  47. Content type: Short report

    Combination of current antidiabetic agents with natural antioxidants to manage diabetes mellitus and its complications has appeared as an emerging trend. Curcumin, a yellow pigment isolated from Curcuma longa rhi...

    Authors: Daniela Fernandes Roxo, Carlos Alberto Arcaro, Vania Ortega Gutierres, Mariana Campos Costa, Juliana Oriel Oliveira, Tayra Ferreira Oliveira Lima, Renata Pires Assis, Iguatemy Lourenço Brunetti and Amanda Martins Baviera

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2019 11:33

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