• A novel surrogate index for hepatic insulin resistance.

      Vangipurapu, J; Stančáková, A; Kuulasmaa, T; Paananen, J; Kuusisto, J; Ferrannini, E; Laakso, M; Department of Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio University Hospital, 70210, Kuopio, Finland. (Diabetologia, 2011-03)
      In epidemiological and genetic studies surrogate indices are needed to investigate insulin resistance in different insulin-sensitive tissues. Our objective was to develop a surrogate index for hepatic insulin resistance.