Horm Metab Res 2024; 56(04): 259-260
DOI: 10.1055/a-2256-7180

International Roadshow: New Advances in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases

1   Department of Internal Medicine III, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Germany
2   College of Medicine, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Stefan R. Bornstein
1   Department of Internal Medicine III, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Germany
3   School of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Medicine and Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, King's College London, London, UK
4   Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Clinical Nutrition, University Hospital Zurich (USZ) and University of Zurich (UZH), Zurich, Switzerland
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Dear Readers,

Currently, there is a myriad of new developments in the field of endocrinology. In particular, significant strides have been made in the development of poly-agonists for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and obesity [1] [2]. Poly-agonists represent a novel therapeutic approach by combining multiple actions within a single molecule, targeting multiple receptors simultaneously to achieve enhanced efficacy. These innovative compounds aim to address the complex interplay of hormonal pathways involved in glucose regulation and metabolism, offering potential breakthroughs in the management of diabetes and obesity.

Publication History

Article published online:
11 April 2024

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