Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Diabetes and Insulin Production

Although, glucose is the prime source of energy for all the living cells of the body to carry out their normal physiological functions effectively. Well, this happens due to the reason that the pancreatic cells which produce insulin are destroyed or also due to the impairment of the target receptors of insulin. Hence, in either way insulin becomes incapable of carrying out its function. Insulin functions in the uptake of glucose by the body cells. So when there is no insulin, there is no uptake of blood glucose by the cells.  

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