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The Genetics of diabetes mellitus

The Genetics of diabetes mellitus

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diabetes -- Genetic aspects.,
  • Diabetes mellitus -- Familial and genetic.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by W. Creutzfeldt, J. Köbberling, J. V. Neel, in cooperation with J. H. Edwards ... [et al.].
    ContributionsCreutzfeldt, W. 1924-, Köbberling, J. 1940-, Neel, James V. 1915-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC660 .G43
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4880253M
    ISBN 100387076514
    LC Control Number76008475


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This workshop had been organized hy the Department of Medicine, University of Göttingen, and was generously sponsored by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft. About this book. Introduction. On February 21an International Workshop on the "Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus" was held in Göttingen, West-Germany.

This workshop had been organized hy the Department of Medicine, University of Göttingen, and was generously sponsored by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft. About this book. Introduction. Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus is intended to be a resource for both researchers in the field as well as endocrinologists, diabetologists, and geneticists who seek to learn more about this rapidly changing and important field.

Inheritance: the genetics of diabetes mellitus is complex, with multifactorial inheritance indicating an interaction of both genetic and environmental factors.

The disease itself is not inherited; rather it is a susceptibility to the disease. (Type 2 has a greater genetic component.). Diabetes mellitus is characterized by abnormally high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood.

When the amount of glucose in the blood increases, e.g., after a meal, it triggers the release of the hormone insulin from the by: Genetics and Diabetes Background Diabetes mellitus is a heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by persistent hyperglycemia. The two most common forms of diabetes are type 1 diabetes (T1D, previously known as insulin-dependent diabetes or IDDM) and type 2 diabetes (T2D, previously known as non-insulin-dependent diabetes or NIDDM).

Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus is intended to be a resource for both researchers in the field as well as endocrinologists, diabetologists, and geneticists who seek to learn more about this rapidly changing and important field. The text contains chapters from experts in the area who review aspects of the genetics of both type 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus as well as various syndromic forms of diabetes.4/4(1).

of pages This new book co-published by two prestigious publishing houses covers current aspects of genetics of diabetes mellitus, its complications and co-morbidities. The International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus has been a successful, well-respected medical textbook for almost 20 years, over 3 editions.

Encyclopaedic and international in scope, the textbook covers all aspects of diabetes ensuring a truly multidisciplinary and global approach. Read "The The Genetics of diabetes mellitus book of Diabetes Mellitus" by J.H.

Edwards available from Rakuten Kobo. On February 21an International Workshop on the "Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus" was held in Göttingen, Wes Brand: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. THE GENETICS OF TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS: A REVIEW Grarup N, Urhammer SA, Ek J, Albrechtsen A, Glumer C, Borch-Johnsen K, Jorgensen T, Hansen T, Pedersen O ().

Studies of the relationship between the ENPP1 KQ polymorphism and type 2 diabetes, insulin resistance and obesity in Danish white by: Knowledge of modem genetics and of the heterogeneity of diabetes mellitus are necessary in order to disentangle the complex scene.

Optimistically, the publication of this work on the genetics of diabetes. Diabetes mellitus has long been recognized as being familial but all postulated modes of inheritance have been rejected. During recent years a genetic heterogeneity has been suggested.

A knowledge of modern genetics is necessary to understand the complexity of distinguishing clinically similar genetic types of a common disease. Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus is intended to be a resource for both researchers in the field as well as endocrinologists, diabetologists, and geneticists who seek to learn more about this rapidly changing and important field.

The text contains chapters from experts in the area who review aspects of the genetics of both type 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus as well as various syndromic forms of : Springer US. Diabetes Mellitus - A Geneticist's Nightmare.- 2. The Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus - A Review of Family Data.- 3.

The Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus - A Review of Twin Studies.- 4. Unsolved and Unsolvable Problems in Studying the Genetics of Diabetes.- 5. Clinician's View and Questions on the Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus.- 6.

Type 1 diabetes is addressed in chapters exploring genetic determinants that affect the autoimmune process characteristic of type 1 diabetes, the role of the insulin gene in the pathogenesis of Read more. The genetics of diabetes mellitus is a confused subject.

There is good evidence that genetic factors are important in the etiology of diabetes, but little is known about the mode of genetic transmission. Conclusive studies will not be possible until the basic defect in diabetes is elucidated and a reliable marker for prediabetes by: TY - BOOK.

T1 - Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus. AU - Lowe Jr, William L. PY - Y1 - M3 - Book. BT - Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus. PB - Kluwer Academic PublishersCited by: 3. Chapters by leading experts integrate the latest basic science and clinical research on diabetes mellitus and its complications.

The text is divided into ten major sections, including extensive 3/5(4). Diabetes encompasses a range of heterogeneous metabolic disorders characterized by the inability of the body to assimilate glucose and maintain glucose homeostasis.

Diabetes has been traditionally subdivided into type 2 diabetes (T2D) and type 1 diabetes (T1D).Cited by: The Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus Samuel Goldstein, MD.,* and Stephen Podolsky, M.D.* * Impressive advances have occurred in clinical and molecular ge­netics over the past few decades but the genetics of diabetes mellitus remains rife with controversy and speculation.

This state of uncer­tainty prevails for three main by: 6. Genetics Coming of Age in Type 1 Diabetes Karen Cerolsaletti, Wei Hao, Carla J. Greenbaum Diabetes Care Feb42 (2) ; DOI: /dci This book is a compilation of reviews about the pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes.

T1D is a classic autoimmune disease. Genetic factors are clearly determinant but cannot explain the rapid, even overwhelming expanse of this disease. Understanding etiology and pathogenesis of this disease is essential.

A number of experts in the field have covered a range of topics for consideration that are Cited by: 8. It’s apparent, though, that some people are born more likely to develop diabetes than others. We know that type 1 and type 2 diabetes have different causes, but genetics plays an important role in both types.

People with diabetes inherit a predisposition to the disease, then something in their environment triggers it. Type 2 diabetes is a disorder characterized by abnormally high blood sugar levels. In this form of diabetes, the body stops using and making insulin properly. Insulin is a hormone produced in the pancreas that helps regulate blood sugar levels.

Diabetes Mellitus. This book is intended to serve as a general learning material for diabetes mellitus by the health center team. This book can also be used by other categories of health professionals.

It should be kept in mind, though, that it is not a substitute for standard textbooks. Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus | Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus is intended to be a resource for both researchers in the field as well as endocrinologists, diabetologists, and geneticists who seek to learn more about this rapidly changing and important field.

For years, it has been well known that genetic factors are crucially important for the development of type 2 diabetes. Despite major efforts in seeking to understand the molecular genetic basis, until a few years ago, only a handful of genes responsible for relatively rare monogenic and syndromic subsets of diabetes were detected, and progress in finding genetic predispositions to common type Author: Niels Grarup.

A knowledge of modern genetics is necessary to understand the complexity of distinguishing clinically similar genetic types of a common disease. This book of 25 lectures from a workshop held in will help explain and establish the concept of genetic heterogeneity of diabetes mellitus.

Medical Book Diabetes Mellitus It contains guidelines for the lifelong management of both acute and chronic complications; behavioral approaches to care; the latest pharmacologic therapies; management plans for patients; diabetes education; and therapeutic lifestyle changes, such as nutrition, exercise, and the latest information on treatment and self-management.

Genetics of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Unlike single gene disorders, where expression of the disease is influenced by a mutant allele at one gene locus, in common diseases like type 2 diabetes mellitus the disease expression depends on many gene loci which all have small to moderate effects.

Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a so-called multifactorial Cited by:   Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus is a disorder of water balance.

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Affected individuals can quickly become dehydrated if they do not drink enough water, especially in. Genetics and Type 1 Diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is what is known as a 'complex trait', which means that mutations in several genes likely contribute to the disease.

For example, it is now known that the insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus locus on chromosome 6 may harbor at least one susceptibility gene for Type 1 y how a mutation at this locus adds to patient risk is not clear.

International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus, 4th Ed., Excerpt # Molecular Genetics of Type 1 Diabetes Part 1 Clinical Gems Type 1 diabetes (T1DM) is a chronic autoimmune disease in which the beta cells of the islets of Langerhans are selectively destroyed, resulting in insulin deficiency and hyperglycemia.

Regardless of type, genetics alone don’t cause diabetes mellitus, but certain types, like type 2 diabetes and gestational diabetes, have a genetic link. Learn more about what causes diabetes and. The "bible" on diabetes mellitus is now in its Fourteenth Edition—thoroughly revised and updated by more than 80 noted experts from the Joslin Diabetes Center and other leading institutions worldwide.

This edition includes a new eleven-chapter section on hormone action and the regulation of metabolism. The section on definition and pathogenesis now includes chapters on genetics, diabetes in 4/5(5).

Diabetes mellitus is a disorder in which blood levels pdf glucose are abnormally high because the body does not release or use insulin adequately (Merckp. ). There are two types of diabetes mellitus, which are type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes.