Read the current Defeat Diabetes® E-Lerts™ Newsletter

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.

Defeat Diabetes
150 153rd Ave,
Suite 300

Madeira Beach, FL 33708

Research » Genes

Search our News Articles Archives for diabetes and health news. Search by word or phrase.  The latest article will appear first.

Search For:  

Search in all categories / subcategories
Search in current category / subcategory

Possible Type 1 Cure Normalizes Blood Sugars
Posted: Monday, February 18, 2013
After a single gene therapy session, the dogs recover their health and no longer show symptoms of the disease for over 4 years.

Detecting Genotypes May Predict Adult Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescents
Posted: Sunday, May 06, 2012
Identifying diabetes genotype risk scores predicted adult type 2 diabetes in white and black adolescents.

Gene Study Sheds Light on Body Clock's Link to Diabetes
Posted: Monday, February 06, 2012
A mutation affecting a sleep-wake hormone may disrupt blood sugar control.

New Early Warning for Type 2 Diabetes
Posted: Sunday, January 01, 2012
Hebrew University researchers have found the first proof of molecular risk factors for type 2 diabetes that indicate susceptibility to the disease.

'Master Regulator' Gene Behind Obesity, Diabetes Identified
Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011
Researchers have found that a gene linked to type 2 diabetes and cholesterol levels is in fact a 'master regulator' gene, which controls the behavior of other genes found within fat in the body.

Missing Sugar Molecule Raises Diabetes Risk in Humans
Posted: Saturday, March 05, 2011
Findings help refine understanding of why obese humans appear to be particularly vulnerable to Type 2 diabetes.

Risk of Type 2 Associated with Gene Variations
Posted: Saturday, March 05, 2011
For individuals of white European descent, certain variations of the gene HMGA1 are associated with Type 2 diabetes.

The Thrifty Gene as a Liability
Posted: Tuesday, December 28, 2010
In addition to fast food, desk jobs, and inertia, there is one more thing to blame for unwanted pounds -- our genome, which has apparently not caught up with the fact that we no longer live in the Stone Age.

New Analysis Concludes Cause of Diabetes Not Genetic
Posted: Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Since sequencing the human genome, genetic researchers have searched intensively but unearthed little evidence to suggest that inherited genes cause common diseases.

Beta-Cells Stop Replicating after Age 30
Posted: Tuesday, November 09, 2010
A new study has revealed that beta cells-responsible for making insulin in the human body do not replicate after the age of 30.

Page 1 of 11
1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  >   >>   >| 

Join us on Facebook

Send your unopened, unexpired diabetes testing supplies to:

Defeat Diabetes Foundation
150 153rd Ave, Suite 300
Madeira Beach, FL 33708


DDF advertisement

 Friendly Banner

Friendly Banner
Analyze nutrition content by portion
DDF advertisement