JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.24, pp.675-678, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
Background: Magnesium, the second most abundant intracellular cation, plays a major role in regulating insulin effect and insulin mediated glucose uptake. It has been shown that serum magnesium levels were negatively correlated with HOMA-IR (homeostasis model of insulin resistance) index.