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A Polygenic Score for Type 2 Diabetes Risk Is Associated With Both the Acute and Sustained Response to Sulfonylureas

A Polygenic Score for Type 2 Diabetes Risk Is Associated With Both the Acute and Sustained Response to Sulfonylureas

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https://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/70/1/293

There is a limited understanding of how genetic loci associated with glycemic traits and type 2 diabetes (T2D) influence the response to antidiabetic medications. Polygenic scores provide increasing power to detect patterns of disease predisposition that might benefit from a targeted pharmacologic intervention.