Saturday, October 30, 2004

Diabetes gene found

The discovery of the gene PTPN1 could lead to earlier treatment and new therapies, which already are being tested.

http://www.diabetesnews.com/

Heres a tip folks, dont hold your breath. Diabetes is a multifactorial disease, ie multiple factors excluding genetics contribute to its pathogenesis. Losing weight is the best course of action, just dont do it through Atkins, it'll kill your kidneys.

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