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Epigenetic specificity of loss of imprinting of the IGF2 gene in Wilms tumors.
Loss of imprinting (LOI) of the IGF2 gene (which encodes insulin-like growth factor II) is the most common genetic or epigenetic alteration in Wilms tumor; LOI involves aberrant activation of theExpand
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Use of Health Services by Diabetic Persons. II. Hospital Admissions
Over a 10-mo period, a computerized admission discharge system was scrutinized to identify all persons with diabetes mellitus admitted to a general hospital in Christchurch, North CanterburyExpand
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Self‐reported Changes in Capillary Glucose and Insulin Requirements During the Menstrual Cycle
  • H. Lunt, L. Brown
  • Medicine
  • Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British…
  • 1 June 1996
Perimenstrual changes in glycaemic control and insulin requirements have been reported in Type 1 diabetes. A population‐based sample of 124 women with Type 1 diabetes, aged 18 to 40 years, wereExpand
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A population-based study of bone mineral density in women with longstanding type 1 (insulin dependent) diabetes.
This study aimed to explore multiple determinants of BMD (bone mineral density) in 99 women with long-standing type 1 diabetes, recruited from a population based register of insulin users. BMD wasExpand
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Single-Stranded Conformational Polymorphism Analysis of the Mitochondria! Glycerol Phosphate Dehydrogenase Gene in NIDDM
Because the activity of mitochondrial glycerol phosphate dehydrogenase (mGPD) in the pancreatic β-cell is normally among the highest of the body, but is low in the pancreatic islets of numerousExpand
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Definitive diagnosis of extreme lateral lumbar disc herniation.
  • L. Brown
  • Medicine
  • Surgical neurology
  • 1 April 1987
Abstract A simple and effective technique for accurate identification and localization of extreme lateral disc herniation is presented.
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Genetic mapping and chromosome localization of the rat mitochondrial glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase gene, a candidate for non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
The mitochondrial FAD-dependent glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (mtGPD) plays an important role in the regulation of insulin secretion and has been postulated as a candidate responsible for theExpand
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Effects of Estrogen Status and Aging on Salivary Flow Rates in Healthy Caucasian Women
A comparison of salivary flow rates was made between three groups of female individuals according to their menopausal status. The three groups consisted of healthy, dentate, nonmedicated women (withExpand
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Prevalence and Incidence of Insulin‐treated Diabetes Mellitus in Adults in Canterbury, New Zealand
  • R. Scott, L. Brown
  • Medicine
  • Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British…
  • 1 June 1991
A population‐based diabetes register showed a prevalence of insulin‐treated diabetes mellitus (n = 1148) in Canterbury, New Zealand, of 3.3 per 1000 population at 1 January 1984. Median age was 52Expand
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Islet cell antibodies and antibodies against glutamic acid decarboxylase in newly diagnosed adult-onset diabetes mellitus.
This study aimed to determine the prevalence of antibodies against glutamic acid decarboxylase (anti-GAD) and islet cell antibodies (ICA) in relation to beta-cell function in adults newly-diagnosedExpand
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