Image of someone testing their blood sugar with a glucometer zoomed in to just a finger with a drop of blood and the device. There is text on the bottom that reads, "Arizona Science: Seeking A Breakthrough For Treating Type 2 Diabetes."
Episode 293: Seeking A Breakthrough For Testing Type 2 Diabetes

Medical researchers who connect diabetes with obesity think the liver plays a key role. University of Arizona biomedical scientist Ben Renquist is measuring neurotransmitters produced by the liver that can cause blood sugar levels to become unstable.