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Latest Monogenic diabetes Stories

2011-09-21 15:09:44

In most cases of diabetes, various genes and environmental factors are involved.

2008-08-05 18:00:09

By Kevin Leibrock, Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, Ind. Aug. 5--DANVILLE -- Nearly one out of every 12 Americans has diabetes, according to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

2005-08-11 19:20:00

Using the newest DNA chip technology, scientists at Joslin Diabetes Center have discovered a new gene implicated in the cause of type 2 diabetes.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.