Approaching a cure for type 1 diabetes

 

A study has demonstrated that transplanting human embryonic stem cell-derived, insulin-producing cells shielded in capsules made with an optimized biomaterial can achieve long-term cure of diabetes in mice without the need for any immunosuppression.

Source: Approaching a cure for type 1 diabetes : Nature Medicine : Nature Publishing Group

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.