No Cure without Research

Each year between 300,000 and 500,000 people in Germany are newly diagnosed with diabetes. In an interview at the Diabetes Congress, Professor Martin Hrabě de Angelis, a member of the board of the German Center for Diabetes Research, spoke about new approaches for early detection of the metabolic disease.

Prof. Martin Hrabě de Angelis. Source: Screenshot. esanum

Researchers have succeeded in identifying various biomarkers that point to a developing diabetes. Further topics of the discussion were the possibilities of prevention as well as the effect of saturated fats on the metabolism. New studies show that a single high-fat meal can already negatively influence metabolism and may promote type 2 diabetes.
The interview, which was conducted in German, can be found at: