Insulin Glargine and Cancer—An Unsubstantiated Allegation

1 Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes , Aurora, Colorado.
Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics (Impact Factor: 2.11). 08/2009; 11(8):473-6. DOI: 10.1089/dia.2009.1705
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