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Journal of Diabetes Research
Volume 2015, Article ID 706416, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/706416
Research Article

Liraglutide, a Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Analog, Increased Insulin Sensitivity Assessed by Hyperinsulinemic-Euglycemic Clamp Examination in Patients with Uncontrolled Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

1Diabetes Care Center, Jinnouchi Hospital, 6-2-3 Kuhonji, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 862-0976, Japan
2Division of Preventive Cardiology, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kumamoto University Hospital, 1-1-1, Honjo, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 860-8556, Japan
3Diabetes Care Center, Cardiovascular Division, Jinnouchi Hospital, 6-2-3 Kuhonji, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 862-0976, Japan
4Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Faculty of Life Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kumamoto University, 1-1-1, Honjo, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 860-8556, Japan
5Department of Community Medicine, Kumamoto University Hospital, 1-1-1, Honjo, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 860-8556, Japan

Received 17 January 2015; Accepted 12 March 2015

Academic Editor: Konstantinos Kantartzis

Copyright © 2015 Hideaki Jinnouchi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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