J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2015 May 17;100(5):1967-75. Epub 2015 Mar 17.
Center for Pregnant Women with Diabetes (L.K., T.D.C., E.R.M., P.D.) and Departments of Obstetrics (L.K., P.D.) and Endocrinology (E.R.M.), Rigshospitalet, DK-2100 Copenhagen, Denmark; Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (T.D.C.), Nordsjaellands Hospital, 3400 Hillerød, Denmark; Institute of Clinical Medicine (E.R.M., P.D.), Faculty of Health Science, University of Copenhagen, 2200 Copenhagen, Denmark; Novo Nordisk Foundation (NNF) Center for Basic Metabolic Research (T.H.), Section of Metabolic Genetics, University of Copenhagen, 2200 Copenhagen, Denmark; Faculty of Health Sciences (T.H.), University of Southern Denmark, 5230 Odense M, Denmark; and NNF Center for Basic Metabolic Research and Department of Biomedical Sciences (J.J.H.), University of Copenhagen, 2200 Copenhagen, Denmark.
: Fetal exposure to maternal diabetes is associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) later in life. The pathogenesis of T2DM involves dysfunction of the incretin hormones, glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP), as well as hyperglucagonemia.Objective
: Our aim was to investigate circulating plasma levels of GLP-1, GIP, and glucagon during the oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) in adult offspring of women with diabetes in pregnancy. Read More