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McMahon MM, Bistrian BR. Host defenses and susceptibility to infection in patients with diabetes mellitus. Infectious Disease Clinics of North America 1995; 9:1-9.

Ling P, Sierra P, Bistrian BR. IGF-1 improves glucose utilization in TNF-treated rats under hyperinsulinemic, englycemic conditions. Metabolism 1997; 46:1052-1058.

Kwoun M, Ling P, Lyndon E, Imrich A, Qu Z, Palombo J, Bistrian B. Immunologic effects of acute hyperglycemia in non-diabetic rats. J Parenter Enter Nutr 1997; 21:91-95.

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