Graeme Bell

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  • Kovler Family Distinguished Service Professor in Medicine and Human Genetics
    Director of the University of Chicago Diabetes Research and Training Center


Dr. Bell is a leading authority on the molecular genetics of diabetes mellitus and directs a large and active program which aims to identify diabetes susceptibility genes. He has identified certain genes that are responsible for the autosomal, dominantly-transmitted maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY).

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