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Term:blood insulin level area under curve (AUC)
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Accession:CMO:0000351 term browser browse the term
Definition:A calculated value in which a series of measurements of the amount of insulin in a specified volume of blood is plotted against time for a single individual and the extent of the two dimensional region bounded by the curve and the axes of the graph is determined. Insulin is the fuel-regulating peptide hormone which is formed from proinsulin in the beta cells of the pancreatic islets and which promotes the storage of glucose and the uptake of amino acids, increases protein and lipid synthesis, and inhibits lipolysis and gluconeogenesis.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: blood insulin AUC

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Insul17 Insulin level QTL 17 IDA RGD PMID:22947656 RGD:6893578 NCBI chr 1:197,260,913...198,211,706 JBrowse link

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  clinical measurement 2369
    blood measurement 443
      blood chemistry measurement 426
        blood hormone level 127
          blood peptide hormone level 80
            blood insulin level 46
              calculated blood insulin level 14
                blood insulin level area under curve (AUC) 1
                  blood insulin level AUC to blood glucose level AUC ratio 0
                  serum insulin level area under curve (AUC) 0
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