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Diabetes mellitus is a disease characterized by an inability to make or use the hormone insulin.
diabetes ( diabetes mellitus) … diabetes mellitus is a … to make or use the hormone insulin. … diabetes , insulin, type ii diabetes , type i diabetes , autoimmune disease … diabetes mellitus is a …
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Type 2 diabetes is a disease that affects ten percent of the world's population, but the genetics underlying the disease remain poorly understood.
… investigation of the underlying genetic architecture of type 2 diabetes has unveiled the most detailed look at the genetic …
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The largest genomic study on type 2 diabetes in Africans to date has recently been published in Nature Communications and reports the most recent findings of the ongoing Africa America Diabetes Mellitus (AADM) study that has been led by Dr. Charles Rotimi for over two decades.
… amy bentley … the largest genomic study on type 2 diabetes in africans to date has recently been published in …
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Researchers show critical association between diabetes and previously unlinked ZRANB3 gene.
… ph.d. … researchers show critical association between diabetes and previously unlinked zranb3 gene. … national … researchers have reported the largest genomic study of type 2 diabetes (t2d) in sub-saharan africans, with data from more …
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Dr. Amy Bentley is a Staff Scientist with the NHGRI's Center for Research on Genomics and Global Health.
… j, johnson t, oli j, adebamowo ca, rotimi cn. impact of type 2 diabetes on impaired kidney function in sub-saharan african …
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Dr. Francis Collins is a senior investigator in Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch.
… endocrine cancer syndrome, and most recently, genes for type 2 diabetes , and the gene that causes hutchinson-gilford …
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Dr. Adebowale Adeyemo is an associate investigator and deputy director of NHGRI's Center for Research on Genomics and Global Health.
… disorders, in particular hypertension, obesity and diabetes , are non-communicable conditions of major public … studies. recently, he led the genome wide analysis for type 2 diabetes in the africa america diabetes mellitus (aadm) …
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NIH grants aim to gauge if genomics can be used to help diagnose diabetes, manage heart disease and guide cancer clinicians to the most effective drugs.
… aim to gauge if genomics can be used to help diagnose diabetes , keep heart disease patients out of hospitals and … mistaken for the more common types of diabetes , such as type 1 and type 2 diabetes . these patients often receive inadequate …
Research at NHGRI
CRGGH uses genomic tools to understand the pathobiology of metabolic disorders, including obesity, hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia, and kidney disease.
… of metabolic disorders, including obesity, hypertension, diabetes , dyslipidemia, and kidney diseases, in different … mho-10 10 mao controls: mao-01 through mao-10 sample type : serum the africa america diabetes mellitus (aadm) … is the longest running genetic epidemiology study of type 2 diabetes in africa. the purpose of this project is to map …
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NIH researchers identified a novel role for a gene known as heat shock protein 60, finding it is critical in tissue regeneration and wound healing.
… bacterial infection from a cut. "a major problem is that diabetes inhibits wound healing," said dr. burgess. "the … and may lead to hospitalization or even amputation. diabetes is the leading causes of non-traumatic lower limb … any wound heal, not just wounds encountered by people with diabetes . will it reduce scarring and increase the speed of …