General Information:

Id: 1,999 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Mus musculus
male
article
Reference: Cole BK et al.(2010) Valsartan protects pancreatic islets and adipose tissue from the inflammatory and metabolic consequences of a high-fat diet in mice. Hypertension 55: 715-721 [PMID: 20100990]

Interaction Information:

Comment In the pancreatic islets, valsartan enhanced mitochondrial function and prevented Western diet-induced decreases in glucose-stimulated insulin secretion.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 15792

drug/chemical compound

Valsartan

increases_activity of

in pancreas, in pancreatic islets; after high-fat diet, after insulin stimulation
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