Murillo-Maldonado JM, Riesgo-Escovar JR. Development and diabetes on the fly. Mech Dev. 2017 Apr;144(Pt B):150-155. PMID: 27702607.
From the abstract: "... Genetic model organisms, like the common fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster, offer the possibility of studying the panoply of life processes in normal and diseased states like diabetes mellitus, from a plethora of different perspectives. ..."