Type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus and HLA antigens in Papua New Guinea

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HLA phenotypes were studied in 57 Type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetic Papuan patients and the results compared with control subjects of the same Austronesian origin. An association was found between disease and BW62, a split antigen of B15, with corrected probability significant at the 5% level. The frequencies of B13 and BW22 were also increased in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00304852

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@article{Bhatia1984Type2, title={Type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus and HLA antigens in Papua New Guinea}, author={Kailash P Bhatia and M. Patel and M. Gorogo}, journal={Diabetologia}, year={1984}, volume={27}, pages={370-372} }