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Immune Protein Could Stop Diabetes in Its Tracks, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research Study


5/20/2013 7:54:56 AM

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Melbourne researchers have identified an immune protein that has the potential to stop or reverse the development of type 1 diabetes in its early stages, before insulin-producing cells have been destroyed. The discovery has wider repercussions, as the protein is responsible for protecting the body against excessive immune responses, and could be used to treat, or even prevent, other immune disorders such as multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis.

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