People with a genetic abnormality associated with cancer are more likely to have type 2 diabetes, according to a new study published in the journal Nature Genetics. Type 2 diabetics are already at higher risk of developing cancer, especially blood cancers like lymphoma and leukemia. The new study suggests that gene mutations known as clonal mosaic events, or CMEs, may be source of the problem. CMEs occur when cells have extra copies or missing copies of DNA. They are rarely seen in younger people but are more likely to occur as people age. Previous research has shown that people with ... Read More
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