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Author McGee, Sean L

Title Regulation of GLUT4 expression in human skeletal muscle / by Sean L. McGee
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2005


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Description xv, 112 pages ; 30 cm
Summary Increasing the number of glucose transporters in muscle ameliorates many of the symptoms associated with type 2 diabetes. This thesis identifies mechanisms regulating glucose transporter gene expression, and therefore glucose transporter number, in human skeletal muscle and provides potential targets for the treatment and management of type 2 diabetes
Notes Submitted to the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences of the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Deakin University
Thesis (Ph.D.) -- Deakin University, Victoria, 2005
Degree conferred 2005
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 89-112
Subject Striated muscle -- Metabolism.
Glucose -- Physiological transport.
Gene expression.
Genetic regulation.
Cell metabolism.
Non-insulin-dependent diabetes -- Genetic aspects.
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Author Deakin University. Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Deakin University. School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences