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Canine diabetes mellitus: from phenotype to genotype.

Abstract:

Breed differences in susceptibility to diabetes mellitus in dogs suggest an underlying genetic component to the pathogenesis of the disease. There is little evidence for an equivalent of human type 2 diabetes in dogs, and it has been proposed that canine diabetes is more comparable to the type 1 form of the disease. Certain immune response genes, particularly those encoding major histocompatibility complex molecules involved in antigen presentation, are important in determining susceptibility...

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Catchpole, B More by this author
Kennedy, LJ More by this author
Davison, LJ More by this author
Ollier, WE More by this author
Journal:
The Journal of small animal practice
Volume:
49
Issue:
1
Pages:
4-10
Publication date:
2008-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1748-5827
ISSN:
0022-4510
URN:
uuid:25be0d3b-1f3e-45cc-b69b-bbfe3480101c
Source identifiers:
445313
Local pid:
pubs:445313

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