195th Meeting for the Society for Endocrinology

Programme: Attended 3 November 2004

Mon 1 Nov | Tues 2 Nov | Wed 3 Nov (diabetes) | Wed 3 Nov (growth factor)

Attended Posters 1 & 2 Nov | Attended Posters 3 Nov

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Diabetes, Metabolism and Cardiovascular
DP1 Anticoagulation-related life threatening electrolyte imbalance in a patient with diabetes mellitus
  Varughese GI, Robson GE, Aldcroft J, Roy Chowdhury S, Barton DM & Warner DP
DP2 Interference of signal transduction pathways by Baicalin in insulinoma cell line and its biological significance
  Jia YJ, Zhou Y, Sun JP, Yang YJ & Dong WW
DP3 Rat pancreatic stellate-like cells differentiate into neuron
  Jia YJ, Zhou Y, Sun JP, Yang YJ & Dong WW
DP4 Rat bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells transdifferentiate into islet-secreting cells in vitro
  Jia YJ, Zhou Y, Sun JP, Yang YJ & Dong WW
DP5 Dietary compliance of patients with Type 2 diabetes in primary care in Greater Nottingham
  Hirst AD, McCullough FSW, Brown L & Tucker GA
DP6 Assessing the effects of dehydroepiandrosterone replacement on insulin sensitivity and skeletal muscle physiology in hypoadrenal women
  Dhatariya K, Bigelow ML & Nair KS
DP7 Metabolic effects of androgenic steroid abuse
  Choudhury A, Roy Chowdhury S, Varughese GI, Connolly DL & Davies PH
DP8 Audit of management of diabetic ketoacidosis in a busy district general hospital
  Pal A, Fowler L, Reddy R & Elsheikh M
DP9 Increased insulin resistance is strongly associated with decreased physical quality of life in elderly subjects from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study, independent of established IHD
  Ambery PD, Crozier SR, Dennison EM, Aihie Sayer A, Phillips D, Cooper C & Cohort Study Group Herts
DP10 All men attending diabetes clinics should have serum testosterone measure as it correlates with HDL and sexual dysfunction
  Weller A & Seal L
DP11 Hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia in a pregnant patient with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection
  Edavalath M, Baskar S, Gama R, Mann JS & Buch HN
DP12 Sickle Cell trait and gender influence type 2 diabetic complications in African patients
  Kolawole BA, Ajayi AA & Ikem RT
DP13 Histopathological surprise in a clinically unsuspected patient of acromegaly: somatotropinoma with neuronal choristoma
  Dutta P, Bhansali A, Dradotra B & Singh P
DP14 Insulin secreted in response to high glucose prevents beta-cells from undergoing apoptosis
Muller D, Burns CJ, Jones PM & Persaud SJ
DP15 A pilot study of prolonged high dose rosiglitazone therapy (12mg/day) in Nelson's syndrome
Munir A, Song F, Ince P, Ross R & Newell-Price J
DP16 Vasculopathy in Turner Syndrome:arterial dilatation and intimal thickening without endothelial dysfunction
Ostberg JE, Donald AE, Storry C, McCarthy C, Halcox JP & Conway GS
DP17 Increasing oestrogen dose reduces intima media thickness in women with Turner Syndrome
Ostberg JE, Storry C, Donald AE, Halcox JP & Conway GS
DP18 Insulin transgene overexpression:a tool for characterisation of beta-cell phenotype in transdifferentiation studies
Aldibbiat A, Scougall KT, Campbell SC, Macfarlane WM & Shaw JAM
DP19 Cyclo-oxygenase 2 and prostaglandin E2 protect against apoptosis in MIN6 insulin-secreting cells
Papadimitriou A, Muller D, Jones PM, Burns CJ & Persaud SJ
DP20 The effects of maternal diet during late pregnancy and body shape at birth on postnatal plasma concentrations of insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF1) and leptin
Litten JC, Perkins KS, Corson AM, Lean IJ & Clarke L
DP21 Electron beam CT measurement of coronary artery calcium allows individual risk assessment of CHD in UK diabetic patients
Jenkins PJ, McArthur T, Salek C, Tighe M & Howling SJ
DP22 Euglycaemic diabetic ketoacidosis in pregnancy
Pal A & Simpson H
DP23 Failure of suppression of endogenous glucose production (EGP) diminished lipolysis and free fatty acid (FFA) oxidation in a population at high risk for the development of Type 2 diabetes
Forbes S, Robinson S, McCarthy MI, MacDonald IA, Bannister P, Venketesan S & Johnston D
DP24 Inducing weight loss with steroids:a case of neurosarcoidosis
Solomon AM, Mediwake R, Al-Damluji S & Beynon HL