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The genetic history of Greenlandic-European contact

The Inuit ancestors of the Greenlandic people arrived in Greenland close to 1,000 years ago.1 Sin ... Read more


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The role of a traditional and western diet on glucose homeostasis in Greenlandic Inuit carriers and non-carriers of type 2 diabetes variant in the TBC1D4 gene: A protocol for a randomized clinical trial

The lifestyle of Inuit in Greenland and worldwide is undergoing a transition from a fisher-hunter ... Read more


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Befolkningsundersøgelsen i Grønland 2018. Levevilkår, livsstil og helbred - Oversigt over indikatorer for folkesundheden

Befolkningsundersøgelsen i 2018 er den seneste i en række af fem landsdækkende sundhedsundersøgel ... Read more


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Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D, calcium and parathyroid hormone levels in Native and European populations in Greenland

Ca homoeostasis is important to human health and tightly controlled by powerful hormonal mechanis ... Read more


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Genetic determinants of glycated hemoglobin levels in the Greenlandic Inuit population

We previously showed that a common genetic variant leads to a remarkably increased risk of type 2 ... Read more


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Prevalence of Diabetic Neuropathy in Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes and the Association with Insulin Pump Therapy

Aims: The aim was to investigate the prevalence of diabetic sensorimotor polyneuropathy (DSPN) an ... Read more


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Associations between vitamin D status and atherosclerosis among Inuit in Greenland

Background and aims: Low levels of vitamin D are suspected to be a risk factor for cardiovascular ... Read more


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Loss-of-function variants in ADCY3 increase risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes

We have identified a variant in ADCY3 (encoding adenylate cyclase 3) associated with markedly inc ... Read more


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Identification of novel high-impact recessively inherited type 2 diabetes risk variants in the Greenlandic population

Aims/hypothesis: In a recent study using a standard additive genetic model, we identified a TBC1D ... Read more


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Whole blood mercury and the risk of cardiovascular disease among the Greenlandic population

Background: Studies have found mercury to be associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD), howeve ... Read more


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Gestational diabetes and macrosomia among Greenlanders. Time to change diagnostic strategy?

Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a serious condition associated to both maternal and offspr ... Read more


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Validation of cardiovascular diagnoses in the Greenlandic Hospital Discharge Register for epidemiological use

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. In Greenland, valid ... Read more