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Prediabetes pp 175-183 | Cite as

Study of Glucose Removal Rate and First Phase Insulin Secretion in the Offspring of Two Parents with Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes

  • James H. Warram
  • Blaise C. Martin
  • J. Stuart Soeldner
  • Andrzej S. Krolewski
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 246)

Abstract

Is non-insulin-dependent diabetes (NIDDM) a disease of insulin deficiency, a disease of insulin resistance, or both? This problem has confronted diabetologists and researchers for years.

Keywords

Insulin Resistance Beta Cell Oral Glucose Tolerance Test Normal Glucose Tolerance Ideal Body Weight 
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References

  1. 1.
    Simpson, N.E., 1969, Heritabilities of liability to diabetes when sex and age at onset are considered. Ann Hum Gen 32: 283–303.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Krolewski, A.S. and Warram, J.H., 1985, Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus. In: Marble, A., Krall, L.P., Bradley, R.F., Christlieb, A.R., Soeldner, J.S., eds., Joslin’s Diabetes Mellitus. Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger: 12–42.Google Scholar

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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • James H. Warram
    • 1
  • Blaise C. Martin
    • 1
  • J. Stuart Soeldner
    • 2
  • Andrzej S. Krolewski
    • 1
  1. 1.Joslin Diabetes CenterBostonUSA
  2. 2.Davis Medical CenterUniversity of CaliforniaSacramentoUSA

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