Science Daily – Islet Cell Transplant Procedure Offers Improved Outcomes for Type 1 Diabetes

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The latest approach to islet transplantation, in which clusters of insulin-producing cells known as islets are transplanted from a donor pancreas into another person’s liver, has produced substantially improved results for patients with type 1 diabetes, and may offer a more durable alternative to a whole pancreas transplant.

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Posted in Artificial Pancreas Medical Research Type I