Insulin receptor

What is Insulin receptor?

The insulin receptor (IR) is a transmembrane receptor that is activated by insulin, IGF-I, IGF-II and belongs to the large class of tyrosine kinase receptors.

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I have been diagnosed with reactive hypoglycemia. My sugar levels only drop after I eat. If I fast, my sugar levels remain totally normal. I just...

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Post prandial hypoglycemia

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With a post meal sugar of 267, you seems to...

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I am just wanting to make sure I understand epigenetics. It means changes to a gene that switch it on or off so the gene is...

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More or less correct

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I have gone carefully through your statement on...

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I am a diabetic patient taking medicine 1 tab twice daily (Gems forte 2) and 1 twice daily (galvus50). Two months ago my sugar label was around 300...

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Will not damage pancreas

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