Diabetes-induced perturbations are subject to intergenerational transmission through maternal line

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The hypothesis of fetal origins of adult disease states that early life events program the occurrence of significant adult diseases, including diabetes and obesity. Maternal diabetes is associated with general stress environment for developing fetus, and gestational diabetes is an independent risk factor for type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13105-016-0483-7

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