Altered Volume, Morphology and Composition of the Pancreas in Type 2 Diabetes

Abstract

OBJECTIVE Although impairment in pancreatic insulin secretion is known to precede the clinical diagnosis of type 2 diabetes by up to a decade, fasting blood glucose concentration only rises abnormally once the impairment reaches a critical threshold. Despite its centrality to the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes, the pancreas is the least studied organ due… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0126825

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