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The TCF7L2 rs7903146 (T) allele is associated with type 2 diabetes in urban Ghana: a hospital-based case–control study

Ina Danquah12*, Till Othmer1, Laura K Frank2, George Bedu-Addo3, Matthias B Schulze2 and Frank P Mockenhaupt1

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1 Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charité, Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Spandauer Damm 130, 14050 Berlin, Germany

2 Department of Molecular Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Arthur-Scheunert-Allee 114-116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany

3 Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, P.O. Box 1934, Kumasi, Ghana

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BMC Medical Genetics 2013, 14:96  doi:10.1186/1471-2350-14-96

Published: 23 September 2013

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Additional file 1: Table S1:

Genotyping protocols for TCF7L2 rs7903146, KCNJ11 rs5219 and PPAR rs1801282.

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