Triglyceride-Increasing Alleles Associated with Protection against Type-2 Diabetes

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Yann C Klimentidis; Akshay Chougule; Amit Arora; Alexis C Frazier-Wood; Chiu-Hsieh Hsu;

Elevated plasma triglyceride (TG) levels are an established risk factor for type-2 diabetes (T2D). However, recent studies have hinted at the possibility that genetic risk for TG may paradoxically protect against T2D. In this study, we examined the association of geneti... View more