Table 2 —

β- and α-cell stimulation tests

SubjectsControl subjectsP
n56
C-peptide to glucagon (mean 6′ and 10′, pmol/l)728 ± 111.41,526.7 ± 157.70.005
Insulin to arginine (AUC 0–10, pmol/l × min)1,346.9 ± 710.81,083.2 ± 132.50.699
Insulin to glucose (AUC 0–10, pmol/l × min)77.7 ± 50.71,352.3 ± 191.50.0004
Glucagon to arginine (AUC 0–10, pmol/l)181.7 ± 47.590.0 ± 21.10.099
  • Data are n or means ± SD.