The global implications of diabetes and cancer

@article{Shi2014TheGI,
  title={The global implications of diabetes and cancer},
  author={Yuan-hong Shi and Frank B. Hu},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2014},
  volume={383},
  pages={1947-1948}
}
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