Circadian etiology of type 2 diabetes mellitus

Naureen Javeed, Aleksey V Matveyenko

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The epidemic of Type 2 diabetes mellitus necessitates development of novel therapeutic and preventative strategies to attenuate expansion of this debilitating disease. Evidence links the circadian system to various aspects of diabetes pathophysiology and treatment. The aim of this review will be to outline the rationale for therapeutic targeting of the circadian system in the treatment and prevention of Type 2 diabetes mellitus and consequent metabolic comorbidities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)138-150
Number of pages13
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 1 2018


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology

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