DIABETESpredict

Diabetes predict

What is DIABETESpredict for?

DIABETESpredictis a laboratory test which provides a high-sensitivity and –specificity evaluation of the genetic predisposition to develop type 2 diabetes (T2D). Furthermore, it offers personalized recommendations based on the patient’s genetic profile.

The test was developed in collaboration with scientists and endocrinologists at The Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston, MA) and The Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard (Cambridge, MA).

Who is a test candidate?

DIABETESpredictis a genetic test particularly indicated for:

  • Obese or prediabetic individuals:
    • With a family history of type 2 diabetes
    • With a BMI ≥25 kg/m2
    • With additional risk factors:
      • high blood pressure (≥140/90 mmHg);
      • triglycerides> 250 mg/dL
  • Women with who had gestational diabetes and children with mother who suffered diabetes during the pregnancy.