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Year : 2016  |  Volume : 28  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 39-51

Epigenetics and diabetes mellitus


Internal Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine, Beni Suef University, Beni Suef City, Egypt

Correspondence Address:
Mohammed K Rehan
Internal Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine, Beni Suef University, 62511
Egypt
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/1110-7782.193890

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Epigenetic mechanisms were shown to be involved in the control of endocrine cell fate decision, islet differentiation, β-cell identity, proliferation, and mature function. The pathologic mechanisms involved in the development of type 1 diabetes may include DNA methylation, histone modification, microRNA, and molecular mimicry. These mechanisms may act through the regulation of gene expression.


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