GCK gene mutations are a common cause of childhood-onset MODY (maturity-onset diabetes of the young) in Turkey


Haliloglu B., Hysenaj G., Atay Z., GÜRAN T., Abali S. , Turan S., et al.

CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY, cilt.85, ss.393-399, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 85 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/cen.13121
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.393-399

Özet

ObjectiveInactivating heterozygous mutations in the GCK gene are a common cause of MODY and result in mild fasting hyperglycaemia, which does not require treatment. We aimed to identify the frequency, clinical and molecular features of GCK mutations in a Turkish paediatric cohort.