maturity onset diabetes of the young type 10

maturity onset diabetes of the young type 10

An autosomal dominant (OMIM:613370) condition characterised by diabetes of childhood or early-adulthood onset (usually before 25 years of age), a primary defect in insulin secretion and insulin-independence at the beginning of the disease.

Molecular pathology
Defects in INS, which encodes preproinsulin, cause maturity onset diabetes of the young type 10.
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