diabetogenic factor

di·a·be·to·gen·ic fac·tor

rarely used term for a factor in crude extracts of the anterior lobe of the hypophysis that produces degenerative changes in the islet cells of the pancreas and causes permanent diabetes.
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Serum apo C-III residing on HDL particles revealed to be a key diabetogenic factor among Turks (30).
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