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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Hormone secreted by the isles of Langerhans in the pancreas.

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  • The term insulin resistance doesn’t adequately encompass related factors such as insulin sensitivity ISI or beta cell function.
  • And insulin is actually known as a fat forming hormone.
  • We must not imagine that insulin is able to cure diabetes.
  • It also leads to higher levels of a hormone called insulin-like growth factor in milk. for more
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