The Thrifty Phenotype hypothesis: how does it look after 5 years?

Diabet Med. 1997 Mar;14(3):189-95. doi: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-9136(199703)14:3<189::AID-DIA325>3.0.CO;2-3.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Blood Glucose / metabolism
  • Continental Population Groups
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / blood
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / epidemiology
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / genetics*
  • Diseases in Twins
  • Female
  • Genotype*
  • Glucose Intolerance / genetics
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Models, Genetic*
  • Pregnancy
  • Prevalence
  • Protein-Energy Malnutrition
  • Rats
  • Twins, Monozygotic

Substances

  • Blood Glucose