DRUG DESIGN DEVELOPMENT AND THERAPY, vol.8, pp.239-243, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
DRUG DESIGN DEVELOPMENT AND THERAPY
asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA), dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor, vildagliptin, type 2 diabetes mellitus, GLUCAGON-LIKE PEPTIDE-1, MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION, HEART-FAILURE, DYSFUNCTION, INHIBITION, RATS
Aims: A close association has been demonstrated between increased cardiovascular risk and high asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) levels in type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) patients. We planned to measure serum ADMA levels in type 2 DM patients using vildagliptin, a dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor.