Diabetes & C-Peptide

Scientific and Clinical Aspects


ISBN: 978-1-61779-390-5 (Print) 978-1-61779-391-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-5

    C-Peptide and Insulin: A Happy Marriage

  3. Chapter

    Pages 7-16

    Peptide Interactions of Proinsulin C-Peptide

  4. Chapter

    Pages 17-29

    The Effect of Combined C-Peptide and Zinc on Cellular Function

  5. Chapter

    Pages 31-43

    C-Peptide Signaling in the Kidney and Protection from Diabetic Nephropathy

  6. Chapter

    Pages 45-54

    Role of C-Peptide in the Regulation of Microvascular Blood Flow

  7. Chapter

    Pages 55-65

    Is NO-eNOS a Target for C-Peptide Action and Its Protective Effects on Diabetic Nephropathy?

  8. Chapter

    Pages 67-77

    Renoprotective Effects of C-Peptide on Type 1 Diabetes

  9. Chapter

    Pages 79-92

    The Mechanisms Underlying the Effects of C-Peptide on Type 1 Diabetic Neuropathy

  10. Chapter

    Pages 93-109

    C-Peptide and Type 1 Diabetic Encephalopathy

  11. Chapter

    Pages 111-127

    C-Peptide: A New Molecule with Anti-Inflammatory Properties

  12. Chapter

    Pages 129-144

    C-Peptide: Connecting Diabetes with Macrovascular Complications

  13. Chapter

    Pages 145-152

    C-Peptide and Diabetic Neuropathy in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes

  14. Chapter

    Pages 153-160

    Proatherogenic Effects of C-Peptide

  15. Chapter

    Pages 161-163

    Conclusions and Future Outlook

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 165-169