Mayo Clinic researchers have identified a gene called “UCP-1” that may predict the development of pancreatic cancer in people with Type 2 diabetes. Their findings are published in Gastroenterology.
“Developing strategies for the early detection of pancreatic cancer in people without symptoms is critical for improving survival,” says Suresh Chari, M.D., a Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist and senior author of the study. Read more . . .