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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 265274, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/265274
Research Article

Evidence for Association of the E23K Variant of KCNJ11 Gene with Type 2 Diabetes in Tunisian Population: Population-Based Study and Meta-Analysis

1Pasteur Institute of Tunis, Laboratory of Biomedical Genomics and Oncogenetics, LR11IPT05, BP 74, 13 Place Pasteur, Le Belvédère, 1002 Tunis, Tunisia
2Université Tunis El Manar, 1068 Tunis, Tunisia
3National Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, Department of External Consultation, 11 rue Jebel Lakhdar, Bab Saadoun, 1007 Tunis, Tunisia
4Pasteur Institute of Morocco, Department of Scientific Research, Laboratory of Molecular and Human Genetics, 1 Place Louis Pasteur, 20360 Casablanca, Morocco
5Centre of Biotechnology of Sfax, Unit of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, 3038 Sfax, Tunisia
6Pasteur Institute of Tunis, Central Laboratory of Medical Biology, 13 Place Pasteur, Le Belvédère, 1002 Tunis, Tunisia

Received 26 February 2014; Accepted 30 May 2014; Published 7 July 2014

Academic Editor: Konstantinos Kantartzis

Copyright © 2014 Khaled Lasram et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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