MODY1


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MODY1Maturity-Onset Diabetes of the Young Type 1
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Oda et al., "Mutations in the hepatocyte nuclear factor-4[alpha] gene in maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY1)," Nature, vol.
MODY is a group of heterogeneous monogenic disorders in which there are six mutated genes known as MODY1 to -6, low insulin secretion, normal body mass index (BMI), and the onset of diabetes before the age of 25 years (6-13).
(12) Although MODY1, 3, and 4 usually respond very well to oral SUs, due to progressive ?-cell failure, a significant proportion of MODY1 and MODY3 patients may eventually require insulin therapy.