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Type 2 Diabetes: Remission? Part 1 Possibilities and Implications

Is Type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) reversible or curable?

In part one of a two-part series, Dr. Daniel Zimmerman, RGA Senior Vice President and Head of Global Medical, provides a deep dive into the reversibility and possible cure of Type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM). Explore the background and natural history of Type 2 DM, evaluate definitions or remission, and examine recent research and outcomes. 

See also: Type 2 Diabetes: Remission? Part 2: Interventions and Guidance and
Metabolic U-Turn: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Remission and the Implications of a Turn in the Right Direction

At RGA, we are eager to engage with clients to better understand and tackle the industry’s most pressing challenges together. Contact us to discuss and learn more about the RGA capabilities, resources, and solutions.  

The Presenter

  • Dr. Daniel D. Zimmerman
    Senior Vice President
    Chief Science Advisor
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