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For the Elderly, CMV Ups Risk for Type 2 Diabetes | News Brief

Among elderly patients, cytomegalovirus (CMV) appears to be significantly associated with various indicators of glucose regulation. A small European analysis found that elderly patients with CMV were more likely to have type 2 diabetes than those without CMV (17.2% vs 7.9%) and had higher A1C and non-fasting glucose levels.

Abstract: Immunity & Aging, August 27, 2012 (online).

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The Clinician Education Series is a collection of free educational presentations supported by an educational grant from Baxalta Incorporated and jointly provided by SolutionSight, Inc and AKH Inc. These presentations provide clinical information and therapy management approaches for hemophilia care.

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