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Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus (Endocrine Updates)

by William L. Lowe Jr.

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diabetes,
  • Genetics,
  • Endocrine Genetics,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Life Sciences - Genetics & Genomics,
  • Diseases - Diabetes,
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism,
  • Medicine,
  • Medical / Endocrinology & Metabolism,
  • Diabetes Mellitus,
  • Genetic aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9362481M
    ISBN 100792372522
    ISBN 109780792372523

    Maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY) is a group of several conditions characterized by abnormally high blood sugar levels. These forms of diabetes typically begin before although they can occur later in life. In MODY, elevated blood sugar arises from reduced production of insulin, which is a hormone produced in the pancreas that helps regulate blood sugar levels. Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is a complex disease that is caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors. While the major environmental factors, diet and activity level, are well known long since, identification of the genetic factors has been a challenge.

    S.M. Blackman, D.W. Cooke, in Encyclopedia of Biological Chemistry (Second Edition), Abstract. Diabetes mellitus is one of the most common chronic diseases, affecting over 6% of the adult population in Western society, and with a prevalence that is rising dramatically worldwide. However, diabetes mellitus is not a single disease, but rather a number of distinct disorders.   This book is a compilation of reviews about the pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes. T1D is a classic autoimmune disease. Genetic factors are clearly determinant but cannot explain the rapid, even overwhelming expanse of this disease. Understanding etiology and pathogenesis of this disease is essential. A number of experts in the field have covered a range of topics for consideration that are.

    Part One of the book provides general coverage of nutrition and diabetes in terms of dietary patterns, insulin resistance, and the glucose-insulin axis, while Part Two presents the molecular biology of diabetes and focuses on areas such as oxidative stress, mitochondrial function, insulin resistance, high-fat diets, nutriceuticals, and lipid. Medical Book Diabetes Mellitus It contains guidelines for the lifelong management of both acute and chronic complications; behavioral approaches to care; the latest pharmacologic therapies; management plans for patients; diabetes education; and therapeutic lifestyle changes, such as nutrition, exercise, and the latest information on treatment and self-management.


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Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus (Endocrine Updates) by William L. Lowe Jr. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus is intended to be a resource for both researchers in the field as well as endocrinologists, diabetologists, and geneticists who seek to learn more about this rapidly changing and important field.

The text contains chapters from experts in the area who review aspects of the genetics of both type 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus as well as various syndromic forms of diabetes.4/5(1).

About this book On February 21an International Workshop on the "Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus" was held in Göttingen, West-Germany. This workshop had been organized hy the Department of Medicine, University of Göttingen, and was generously sponsored by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft.

Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus is intended to be a resource for both researchers in the field as well as endocrinologists, diabetologists, and geneticists who seek to learn more about this rapidly changing and important field.

The text contains chapters from experts in the area who review. Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus is intended to be a resource for both researchers in the field as well as endocrinologists, diabetologists, and geneticists who seek to learn more about this rapidly changing and important field.

The text contains chapters from experts in the area who review aspects of the genetics of both type 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus as well as various syndromic forms of diabetes.

Knowledge of modem genetics and of the heterogeneity of diabetes mellitus are necessary in order to disentangle the complex scene. Optimistically, the publication of this work on the genetics of diabetes will help to achieve this aim and to establish the concept of. This Review describes advances in genomic analysis that have enabled novel genetic discoveries, more than doubled the number of genetic loci associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Genetics and Diabetes Background Diabetes mellitus is a heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by persistent hyperglycemia.

The two most common forms of diabetes are type 1 diabetes (T1D, previously known as insulin-dependent diabetes or IDDM) and type 2 diabetes (T2D, previously known as non-insulin-dependent diabetes or NIDDM).

If you would like to learn more about the genetics of all forms of diabetes, the National Institutes of Health has published The Genetic Landscape of Diabetes.

This free online book provides an overview of the current knowledge about the genetics of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, as well other less common forms of diabetes. The book is written for healthcare professionals and for people with diabetes.

Introduction to Diabetes - The Genetic Landscape of Diabetes - NCBI Bookshelf. Diabetes mellitus is characterized by abnormally high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood.

Diabetes mellitus is characterized by abnormally high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood. NCBI. Introduction. Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is the most common form of diabetes in children, as it accounts for approximately 80% of pediatric diabetes cases in the United States.() The incidence of T1D is on the rise in the United States and worldwide.() The SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study, a population-based study designed to evaluate diabetes in youth in the United States, estimated new.

On February 21an International Workshop on the "Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus" was held in Goettingen, West-Germany. Diabetes Mellitus This book is intended to serve as a general learning material for diabetes mellitus by the health center team.

This book can also be used by other categories of health professionals. It should be kept in mind, though, that it is not a substitute for standard textbooks. TY - BOOK. T1 - Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus. AU - Lowe Jr, William L. PY - Y1 - M3 - Book. BT - Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus.

PB - Kluwer Academic Publishers. THE GENETICS OF TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS: A REVIEW 37 Bochenski et al., ; Grarup et al., ), insulin receptor substrate-1 (IRS-1) (Hitman et al., ), protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTPNI) (Bento et al., ; Florez et al., ), the nuclear lamina gene, LMNA (Owen et al., ).

However, majority of genetic studies could not be reliably replicated (Mc. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Thoroughly revised and updated, this Third Edition encompasses the most recent advances in molecular and cellular research and describes the newest therapeutic modalities for type 1 and type 2 3/5(4). Knowledge of modem genetics and of the heterogeneity of diabetes mellitus are necessary in order to disentangle the complex scene.

Optimistically, the publication of this work on the genetics of diabetes will help to achieve this aim and to establish the concept of genetic heterogeneity of diabetes mellitus.

For years, it has been well known that genetic factors are crucially important for the development of type 2 diabetes. Despite major efforts in seeking to understand the molecular genetic basis, until a few years ago, only a handful of genes responsible for relatively rare monogenic and syndromic subsets of diabetes were detected, and progress in finding genetic predispositions to common type.

DOI: / Abstract. Familial risk, pathogenesis, clinical onset, and treatment of diabetes mellitus vary according to etiology. Although Type 2 diabetes has a higher familial risk, more is known about the genetics of Type 1 diabetes. Genes contributing 60% to 65% of susceptibility to Type 1 diabetes mellitus are by: Diabetes mellitus is a disease characterized by an inability to make or use the hormone insulin.

Insulin is needed by cells to metabolize glucose, the body's main source of chemical energy. Type I diabetes, also called insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, is usually caused by. A knowledge of modern genetics is necessary to understand the complexity of distinguishing clinically similar genetic types of a common disease.

This book of 25 lectures from a workshop held in will help explain and establish the concept of genetic heterogeneity of diabetes mellitus.Purchase Diabetes Mellitus - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN  Type 2 diabetes is a disorder characterized by abnormally high blood sugar levels.

In this form of diabetes, the body stops using and making insulin properly. Insulin is a hormone produced in the pancreas that helps regulate blood sugar levels. Specifically, insulin controls how much glucose (a type of sugar) is passed from the blood into cells, where it is used as an energy source.