Journal of
Diabetes and Endocrinology

  • Abbreviation: J. Diabetes Endocrinol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2685
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDE
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 68

Table of Content: July-December 2022; 12(2)

October 2022

GSTM1 and T1 null variants effects on the predisposition to type 2 diabetes mellitus in Turabah population, Saudi Arabia

Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is characterized by chronic hyperglycemia and associated with an increased production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) affecting beta cells in pancreas. Glutathione S- transferases (GSTs) are a family of antioxidant enzymes that include several classes of GSTs. These enzymes have important roles in decreasing ROS species and act as a kind of antioxidant defense. In a case-control study,...

Author(s): Adil Mergani, Ahmed A. Mansour, , Osama M. Saleh, , Rasha N. Zahran, Adil M. Mustafa, Mukhtar A. Mohammed and Tamer Askar