Polycystic ovary syndrome is not associated with genetic variants that mark risk of type 2 diabetes

Acta Diabetologica, 03/27/2012

Type 2 diabetes (T2D) variants were associated with Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) phenotype parameters including those in THADA and WFS1 with testosterone levels, ENPP/PC1 with triglyceride levels, FTO with glucose levels and KCNJ11 with FSH levels. Diabetes risk variants are not important risk variants for PCOS.

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