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‘Personalized Medicine’ To Identify Genetic Risks For Type 2 Diabetes And Focus Prevention: Can It Fulfill Its Promise?

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    • Even conservative scenarios project that US diabetes prevalence will increase 50 percent by 2050.  
    • To date, multiple genomewide comparisons of thousands of subjects with type 2 diabetes and controls without the disease have identified approximately twenty-five DNA variants that are significantly associated with type…  
    • The increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes among people with a family history of the disease is estimated as two to six times greater than the risk among people…  
    • In 2010, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimated that the US prevalence of diabetes was 8.3 percent.