INFOGRAPHIC: What is Diabetes?

Diabetes is a life-long condition causing blood sugar levels to become too high. Whilst the condition cannot be cured, it can be controlled and monitored. A variety of assays have been developed for the diagnosis and monitoring of diabetes; these include Fructosamine, Glucose and HbA1c. In addition, there are a variety of assays for monitoring associated complications of diabetes; these include Albumin, Beta-2 Microglobulin, Cystatin C, D-3-Hydroxybutyrate, Microalbumin and Non-Esterified Fatty Acids (NEFA).

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