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    • Insulin resistance and beta-cell function in different ethnic groups in Kenya: the role of abdominal fat distribution 

      Boit, Michael K.; Christensen, D.L.; Faurholt-Jepsen, D.; Faerch, K.; Mwaniki, D.L.; Kilonzo, B.; Tetens, I.; Friis, H. (Springer Verlag, 2014)
      Little is known about the pathophysiology of diabetes in Africans. Thus, we assessed whether insulin resistance and beta-cell function differed by ethnicity in Kenya and whether differences were modified by abdominal fat ...
    • Mitochondrial haplogroups associated with elite Kenyan athlete status 

      Scott, Robert A; Fuku, Noriyuki; Onywera, V.O.; Boit, Michael K.; Wilson, Richard H; Tanaka, Masashi; Goodwin, William H; Pitsiladis, Yannis P (Medicine and Sport Science, 2008-12)
      The maternal inheritance of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) has enabled construction of detailed phylogenies. Analysis of key polymorphisms from these phylogenies allows mtDNA to be assigned to haplogroups, which have been ...