Our October Special Edition focused on Uncommon Diabetes Diagnoses. In addition to all the information we were able to bring you in that issue, we now can add this terrific slide presentation, courtesy of the University of Chicago Kovler Diabetes Center. Our thanks go out once again to Dr. Louis H. Philipson not only for the great slides but for his unceasing quest in pursuit of cures to these rare forms of diabetes….
Link to download (.ppt format): A (Very) Brief Introduction to Monogenic Diabetes
For further in-depth research and analysis on Monogenic Diabetes, please refer to this chapter in Genetic Diagnosis of Endocrine Disorders (Weiss RE, Refetoff S, Eds. London, Elsevier, 2010): Philipson LH, Murphy R, Ellard S, Hattersley AT, Stoy J, Greeley SA, Bell GI, Polonsky KS: Genetic Testing In Diabetes Mellitus: A clinical guide to monogenic diabetes.