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The genetic basis of type 2 diabetes mellitus: impaired insulin secretion versus impaired insulin sensitivity.

Endocr. Rev. 1998 Aug;19(4):491-503.
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Despite the fact that it is the prevalent view that insulin resistance is the main genetic factor predisposing to development of type 2 diabetes, review of several lines of evidence in the l... pharmacological agents (e.g., biguanides and thiazolidendiones) that reduce insulin resistance or increase insulin sensitivity clearly have major beneficial effects (122, 144-146, 153-155).

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