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Biomaterial Shows Promise for Type 1 Diabetes Treatment, Georgia Tech and Emory University Study


5/9/2013 8:07:37 AM

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Researchers have made a significant first step with newly engineered biomaterials for cell transplantation that could help lead to a possible cure for Type 1 diabetes, which affects about 3 million Americans. Georgia Tech engineers and Emory University clinicians have successfully engrafted insulin-producing cells into a diabetic mouse model, reversing diabetic symptoms in the animal in as little as 10 days.

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