Glucokinase gene in gestational diabetes mellitus: population association study and molecular scanning

@article{Chiu1994GlucokinaseGI,
  title={Glucokinase gene in gestational diabetes mellitus: population association study and molecular scanning},
  author={Ken C Chiu and Rodney C. P. Go and Masayuki Aoki and Alan C. Riggs and Yukio Tanizawa and Ronald T. Acton and David S H Bell and Robert L Goldenberg and Jeffrey M. Roseman and M. Alan Permutt},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={1994},
  volume={37},
  pages={104-110}
}
Mutations of the glucokinase gene result in early-onset familial Type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus, and several members of the mutant glucokinase kindreds were originally diagnosed as having gestational diabetes. This study examined the glucokinase gene in 270 American Black women, including 94 with gestational diabetes whose diabetes resolved after pregnancy (gestational diabetes only), 77 with gestational diabetes who developed Type 2 diabetes after pregnancy (overt diabetes… CONTINUE READING
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