Archive for August 9th, 2007

Insulin in Plants to Combat Diabetes

Diabetes has become a very serious disorder that affects millions of people all over the world. It is not just some disease as many would have thought. It is a metabolic disorder that is due to the inability of the pancreas to produce insulin which, in turn, tries to regulate the blood sugar levels in the body. Diabetes can cause a number of complications which may include, cardiovascular disease, chronic renal failure or retinal damage which can lead to blindness. Since diabetes is currently co…