International Journal of Peptides / 2010 / Article / Tab 7

Review Article

Effect of Ghrelin on Glucose-Insulin Homeostasis: Therapeutic Implications

Table 7

Potential therapeutic uses of ghrelin agonists and antagonists on glucose-insulin homeostasis.

Ghrelin agonistsGhrelin antagonists

InsulinomaType 2 Diabetes mellitus
Anorexia nervosaMetabolic syndrome
Cachexia of malignancyObesity