An association of virus infection with type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer's disease.

@article{Karim2014AnAO,
  title={An association of virus infection with type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer's disease.},
  author={Sajjad Karim and Zeenat Mirza and Mohammad Amjad Kamal and Adel Mohammed Abuzenadah and Esam I Azhar and Mohammad Hussain Al-Qahtani and S. S. Sohrab},
  journal={CNS & neurological disorders drug targets},
  year={2014},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={
          429-39
        }
}
Diabetes mellitus type 2 is a metabolic disorder characterized by high blood glucose due to insulin deficiency or resistance. Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a complex neurodegenerative disease leading to irreversible loss of neurons, intellectual abilities, memory and reasoning. The worldwide prevalence of diabetes and AD in elderly population is a major public health concern. Interestingly, both health issues are unraveling the puzzling links. The clinico-pathological relationship between… CONTINUE READING
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