MNT – Discovery could lead to a test to predict later development of type 2 diabetes

A Montreal research team led by Jennifer Estall at the IRCM discovered that a protein found in muscle tissue may contribute to the development of type 2 diabetes later in life. The study’s results, published in the printed edition of the scientific journal American Journal of Physiology – Endocrinology and Metabolism, indicate that the protein could be a promising early predictor of increased diabetes risk.

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