Scientists identify new gene, causing defect in insulin secretion

Scientists identify new gene, causing defect in insulin secretion

Sydney: A gene which the researchers have now identified with the effect that it can cause defects in insulin secretion in the patients with the Type- 2 diabetes and those others with the Down syndrome. Notably, it is popular that the diabetes are of two types and people with type- 2 diabetes generally face its association with the obesity and insulin resistance due to pancreatic beta- cell dysfunction. Also, people with the Down syndrome, are also generally experiencing the lower insulin secretion, mitochondrial dysfunction and increased oxidative stress in the…

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New Genetic Test for correctly diagnosing patients with their type of diabetes

New Genetic Test for correctly diagnosing patients with their type of diabetes

United Kingdom: To avoid diagnosing with the wrong type of Diabetes, the diabetes expert- Dr. Richard Oram, from the University of Exeter Medical School, came up with the new genetic test for the disease, which as per him will help the doctors. Dr. Richard Oram said that currently, the clinical diagnosis is based almost entirely on age at diagnosis and whether a patient is overweight. There can be seen number of patients diagnosed with the wrong type of diabetes. It is notable that type 1 diabetes accounts for less than…

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