Female body shape gene may increase risk of type 2 diabetes

Scientists at the University of Oxford have identified a gene that in women is linked to the creation and location of new fat cells and in turn contributes to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes.

http://www.ox.ac.uk/news/2018-04-09-female-body-shape-gene-may-increase-risk-type-2-diabetes

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