Here are the top stories covered by DocWire News this week in the Homepage section. This week’s edition discusses a large-scale study that linked rare DNA alterations to type 2 diabetes, how the use of cannabidiol can help treat heroin abusers, a brain-based method for diagnosing autism, and how the consumption of sugary beverages correlates to increased mortality.
Recently, an international team of researchers linked a number of rare DNA alterations to type 2 diabetes. They published their findings in Nature. In this study, researchers assessed gene data from 42,800 individuals