An independent effect of parental lipids on the offspring lipid levels in a cohort of adolescents with type 1 diabetes.

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BACKGROUND Genetic factors modulate lipid levels and an intrafamilial aggregation of abnormal lipid profiles has been reported in the general population. As dyslipidemia is common among people with diabetes and has been related to diabetic nephropathy, we investigated whether parental lipid levels were related to lipids and albumin excretion in young… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-5448.2012.00860.x

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@article{Marcovecchio2012AnIE, title={An independent effect of parental lipids on the offspring lipid levels in a cohort of adolescents with type 1 diabetes.}, author={Maria Loredana Marcovecchio and Paivi H. Tossavainen and James J. N. Heywood and R. Neil Dalton and David B Dunger}, journal={Pediatric diabetes}, year={2012}, volume={13 6}, pages={463-9} }