What is Monogenic Diabetes?

Monogenic diabetes is diabetes caused by a mutation in a single gene.

Two types of diabetes found to have monogenic causes are Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY) and Permanent Neonatal Diabetes.

For more information about MODY please click here or go directly to the diabetesgenes.org website

More informatron about Neonatal Diabetes can be found at the diabetegenes.org site.