Association of Six Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in a Chinese Population


BACKGROUND To investigate whether the candidate genes that confer susceptibility to type 2 diabetes mellitus are also correlated with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in pregnant Chinese women. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL FINDINGS In this study, 1764 unrelated pregnant women were recruited, of which 725 women had GDM and 1039 served as controls. Six single… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026953


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