Research Letter

Diabetologia

, Volume 55, Issue 12, pp 3392-3395

Acarbose treatment enhances mid-regional pro-atrial natriuretic peptide concentrations in non-diabetic individuals: further evidence for a common cardiometabolic pathway?

  • N. RudovichAffiliated withDepartment of Clinical Nutrition, German Institute of Human Nutrition PotsdamDepartment of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin Email author 
  • , O. PivovarovaAffiliated withDepartment of Clinical Nutrition, German Institute of Human Nutrition PotsdamDepartment of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • , A. TraberthAffiliated withDepartment of Clinical Nutrition, German Institute of Human Nutrition PotsdamDepartment of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • , A. SparwasserAffiliated withThermo Fisher Scientific, BRAHMS (part of Thermo Fisher Scientific), Biotechnology Centre Hennigsdorf
  • , M. O. WeickertAffiliated withDepartment of Clinical Nutrition, German Institute of Human Nutrition PotsdamDepartment of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité Universitätsmedizin BerlinWarwickshire Institute for the Study of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, University Hospitals Coventry and WarwickshireDivision of Metabolic & Vascular Health, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick
  • , W. BernigauAffiliated withDepartment of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam
  • , A. L. BirkenfeldAffiliated withDepartment of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • , A. M. ArafatAffiliated withDepartment of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • , A. BergmannAffiliated withThermo Fisher Scientific, BRAHMS (part of Thermo Fisher Scientific), Biotechnology Centre Hennigsdorf
    • , A. F. H. PfeifferAffiliated withDepartment of Clinical Nutrition, German Institute of Human Nutrition PotsdamDepartment of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Keywords

Acarbose Mid-regional pro-atrial natriuretic peptide Type 2 diabetes