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Journal of Diabetes Research
Volume 2015, Article ID 758564, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/758564
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Use of Drosophila as an Evaluation Method Reveals imp as a Candidate Gene for Type 2 Diabetes in Rat Locus Niddm22

1Division of Natural Sciences, Department of Life Science, International Christian University, Mitaka, Tokyo 181-8585, Japan
2Laboratory of Animal Genetics, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Niigata University, Niigata 950-2181, Japan
3Department of Animal Medical Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, Kyoto Sangyo University, Kyoto 603-8555, Japan

Received 7 October 2014; Revised 3 January 2015; Accepted 3 January 2015

Academic Editor: Mark A. Yorek

Copyright © 2015 Kurenai Kawasaki 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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