The Role of Calcium, Lipid Membranes and Islet Amyloid Polypeptide in the Onset of Type 2 Diabetes: Innocent Bystanders or Partners in a Crime?

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INTRODUCTION Type II diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is one of the most disabling age-related pathologies in developed countries (1). Its incidence is constantly growing: the number of people affected by T2DM worldwide grew from 28 million cases in 1985 to around 168 million in 2001, with an estimate of 350 million cases in 2030 (2). Despite the intense research… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fendo.2014.00216

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