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ea0094p90 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2023

Type 2 diabetes mellitus and the risk of parkinson’s disease; a systematic review and meta-analysis

Khalisah Shoaib , Bantounou Maria Anna , Adele Mazzoleni , Harsh Modalavalasa , Niraj Kumar , Sam Philip

Background: An estimated 462 million individuals are affected by type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), corresponding to 6.28% of the world’s population. Many epidemiological studies have indicated that T2DM may be a risk factor for neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson’s disease (PD). Whilst research suggests there are common molecular mechanisms underlying the conditions, studies investigating the epidemiological association have revealed conflicting res...