Diabetologia

, Volume 35, Issue 7, pp 595–601

Type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus: the thrifty phenotype hypothesis

  • C. N. Hales
  • D. J. P. Barker
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DOI: 10.1007/BF00400248

Cite this article as:
Hales, C.N. & Barker, D.J.P. Diabetologia (1992) 35: 595. doi:10.1007/BF00400248

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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. N. Hales
    • 1
  • D. J. P. Barker
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Clinical BiochemistryAddenbrooke's HospitalCambridgeUK
  2. 2.MRC Environmental Epidemiology UnitUniversity of Southampton, Southampton General HospitalUK