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Figure 2. Comparison of homeostasis model assessment ß (HOMA ß) between autoantibody-positive (Ab+) and autoantibody-negative (Ab-) diabetic patients with oral hypoglycemic agent failure, before and after insulin treatment (Tx). The statistical tests used were Mann-Whitney rank-sum test and Wilcoxon signed rank test. NS = nonsignificant.