DIABETES RESEARCH WESTERN AUSTRALIA

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Does the gut play a role in type 2 diabetes?

Professor Fergal O'Gara and his team from Curtin University are looking into how statins (cholesterol-lowering medication) appear to change the gut flora and increase the risk of type 2 diabetes. You can read more here  

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