Scientists discover an early sign of type 2 diabetes: Misfolded proinsulin

The findings could lead to tests or treatments that help prevent type 2 diabetes.

Families, physicians and scientists unite at Sanford Burnham Prebys’ 11th Annual Rare Disease Day Symposium

This year’s event centered on CDG, a rare genetic condition that affects around 1,500 people worldwide.

The one-of-a-kind kid

11-year-old Damian Omler is the only known individual with his CDG mutation.

San Diego Child Only Known Person In World With This Rare Form Of Disease

San Diego scientists have diagnosed a patient with a new form of a rare disease. They say he's the only known person in the world with it.