Dr Cher-Rin Chong

Institute: The University of Adelaide
Current Project

Novel strategy to prevent cardiac complications in Type 2 diabetes

In Australia, one person develops diabetes every 5 minutes. Patients with Type 2 diabetes  (T2D) are six times more likely to develop heart disease than those without, and about 75% of patients with T2D die from heart disease. Impaired metabolic flexibility, reduced energy and excessive free radicals are thought to play…

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