Magnesium, Genetic Risk, and Risk Factors for Diabetes and Heart Disease.

Hruby, Adela.
2017-04-14T13:35:46.538Z

Abstract: Background: Magnesium (Mg) is a vital but chronically under-consumed nutrient and low intake has been linked to type 2 diabetes (T2D) and cardiovascular disease (CVD). Recent, novel genetic findings related to fasting glucose (FG) and insulin (FI) have pointed to a diverse set of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) that elevate risk of disordered glycemic homeostasis or Mg status. The... read more

Subjects
Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/010903
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