Proinsulin and the proinsulin/insulin ratio in overweight and obese children and adolescents: Relation to clinical parameters, insulin resistance, and impaired glucose regulation

Carlotta von Berghes, Georg Brabant, Heike Biebermann, Heiko Krude, Susanna Wiegand


In adults with impaired glucose regulation (IGR) or type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), proinsulin (PI) and its ratio to insulin (ins; PI/I ratio) are frequently elevated.
Original languageGerman
Title of host publicationPediatric Diabetes
Number of pages8
Publication date05.2011
ISBN (Print)1399-5448 (Electronic)\r1399-543X (Linking)
Publication statusPublished - 05.2011

Cite this