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The search for type 2 diabetes genes.

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Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is a serious disease with severe complications. Around one in 10 people alive today suffer from type 2 diabetes or are destined to develop it before they die. Inheritance plays an important role in the cause of type 2 diabetes. A considerable amount of research is devoted to defining the genes involved in the aetiology of this widespread disease. This information is crucial if we are to improve our methods of preventing and treating diabetes. Over the last 25 years ther...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
Role:
Author
Journal:
Ageing research reviews
Volume:
2
Issue:
2
Pages:
111-127
Publication date:
2003-04-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1872-9649
ISSN:
1568-1637
Source identifiers:
14013
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:14013
UUID:
uuid:a233ea06-9907-4a89-ba62-7d7d5342995c
Local pid:
pubs:14013
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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