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Type 2 diabetes prevented in 80 percent of at-risk patients with repurposed drug

The drug, which increases the amount of appetite-supressing hormones produced by the gut, was tested on overweight people with ‘prediabetes’. This is also known as ‘borderline diabetes,’ and is characterised by slightly increased blood sugar levels.

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