Shravanthi Vikram's Profile
Shravanthi has completed her post graduate degree in Bio-Informatics at Stella Maris College, Chennai. She has been teaching Biology for school and college students for the past 6 years through online tutoring. She has also completed a course on medical lab technology. Her interests include cooking different cuisines and baking.
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MiniMed™ 670G is a potential insulin pump system that improves glycemic outcomes in young children with type 1 diabetes.
Intake of sucralose (a low-calorie sweetener) by obese individuals promotes metabolic syndrome and increases the risk of diabetes.
Prenatal exposure to platicizers like DEHP may affect male fertility in future generations. DEHP is present in various industrial and consumer products like plastic toys, PVC pipes and cosmetics.
Infants whose mothers were on high fat diet during breastfeeding are at a high risk of developing diabetes and reproductive problems during adulthood.
Obesity promotes resistance to antiangiogenic therapy in breast cancer patients. Individuals with high BMI had increased levels of pro-angiogenic and inflammatory factors.