Haptoglobin 1-1 Genotype Is Associated With Poorer Cognitive Functioning in the Elderly With Type 2 Diabetes

@inproceedings{RavonaSpringer2013Haptoglobin1G,
  title={Haptoglobin 1-1 Genotype Is Associated With Poorer Cognitive Functioning in the Elderly With Type 2 Diabetes},
  author={Ramit Ravona-Springer and Anthony D. Heymann and James M. Schmeidler and Elizabeth Guerrero-Berroa and Mary Sano and Rachel Preiss and Keren Koifman and Hadas Hoffman and Andrew P Levy and Jeremy Silverman and Michal Schnaider-Beeri},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2013}
}
OBJECTIVE Haptoglobin (Hp) genotype (Hp 1-1, 1-2, or 2-2) is associated with risk for type 2 diabetes complications, but its relationship with cognitive compromise, a growing concern in type 2 diabetes, has rarely been studied. This study investigated whether Hp genotype is associated with cognitive function in cognitively normal elderly diabetic subjects. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Relationships of Hp genotype with episodic memory, semantic categorization, attention/working memory and… CONTINUE READING

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