European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 161, Issue 5, pp 291–292 | Cite as

Seasonality of month of birth of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus in Berlin differs from the general population

  • Zvi Laron
  • Olga Kordonouri
  • Nicole Shuga
  • Hadas Lewy
  • Israel Ashkenazi
Research Letter

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zvi Laron
    • 1
  • Olga Kordonouri
    • 2
  • Nicole Shuga
    • 2
  • Hadas Lewy
    • 3
  • Israel Ashkenazi
    • 3
  1. 1.Schneider Children’s Medical CentreEndocrinology and Diabetes Research UnitPetah TikvaIsrael
  2. 2.Otto Huebner Centre for PaediatricsCharite, Campus Virchow-KlinikumBerlinGermany
  3. 3.Department of Human Genetics and Molecular MedicineTel Aviv UniversityIsrael

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