A common polymorphism in the promoter of the IGF-I gene associates with increased fasting serum triglyceride levels in glucose-tolerant subjects

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Eva-Maria D Nielsen, Lars Hansen, Maria Lajer, Kirstine Lynge Andersen, Søren Morgenthaler Echwald, Søren A Urhammer, Torben Hansen, Oluf Pedersen

The aim of the present study was to examine if absence of a common allele in a microsatellite polymorphism in the insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I) promoter was associated with type 2 diabetes and alterations in quantitative traits in glucose-tolerant subjects.
Original languageEnglish
JournalClinical Biochemistry
Issue number8
Pages (from-to)660-5
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2004

    Research areas

  • Aged, Alleles, Case-Control Studies, Female, Genotype, Glucose, Humans, Insulin-Like Growth Factor I, Male, Microsatellite Repeats, Middle Aged, Polymorphism, Genetic, Promoter Regions, Genetic, Triglycerides

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