Type 2 diabetes: Gene discovery could yield new treatments

New break through in the fight against type 2 diabetes. Researchers have discovered a gene that contributes to the destruction of insulin in the body. How it works… The gene called TNFR5 tends to be over expressed in individuals that consume a high sugar high fat diet. Researchers believe that blocking this gene can lead to new therapies to help those suffering from diabetes.

Type 2 diabetes: Gene discovery could yield new treatments

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