High-sensitive C-reactive protein and risk of incident type 2 diabetes: a case–control study nested within the Singapore Chinese Health Study

@inproceedings{Pan2017HighsensitiveCP,
  title={High-sensitive C-reactive protein and risk of incident type 2 diabetes: a case–control study nested within the Singapore Chinese Health Study},
  author={An Pan and Yeli Wang and Jian-Min Yuan and W C A Koh},
  booktitle={BMC endocrine disorders},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND The liver-derived C-reactive protein (CRP) is a sensitive and systemic biomarker of inflammation, and has been associated with increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes in populations other than Chinese. Therefore, we prospectively examined the relation between plasma levels of CRP and risk of type 2 diabetes (T2D) among a Chinese population… CONTINUE READING