Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma agonists: their role as vasoprotective agents in diabetes

Blaschke F, Caglayan E, Hsueh WA 

Thiazolidinediones (TZDs) a class of insulin sensitizing agents commonly used in the treatment of patients who have type 2 diabetes, improve endothelial dysfunction and exert beneficial effects on lipid profiles by activating the nuclear receptor peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPAR-gamma). (more) 

 


Blaschke F, Caglayan E, Hsueh WA. Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma agonists: their role as vasoprotective agents in diabetes. Endocrinol Metabl Clin North Am. 2006;35:561-574. 

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