World Diabetes Day 2018

Read top research and reviews curated by our editors

November 14th marks World Diabetes Day. This year, the International Diabetes Federation has chosen the theme of ‘The Family and Diabetes’. Globally, >425 million people have diabetes mellitus, a condition that can be expensive and challenging for the patient and their family. 

Organised by key themes, we have brought together our best articles and book collections for World Diabetes Day 2018. The articles cover key aspects of research, from unravelling the pathogenesis of diabetes mellitus to developing new treatments. We hope you enjoy browsing our featured content and encourage you to share these topical articles with your colleagues!

All content is free to read through 26 November 2018​​​​​​​. Open access articles and book chapters are freely available at any time.

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Springer Nature Grand Challenges portal

Springer Nature Grand Challenges portal

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Find out more on Springer Nature’s Grand Challenges portal, inspired by the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and featuring cutting-edge interdisciplinary research to help develop innovative and effective means of addressing the most pressing global issues such as global health.

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Nature Metabolism - Metabolic pathways in health and disease

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