Autoimmune reaction successfully halted in early stage islet autoimmunity -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Autoimmune reaction successfully halted in early stage islet autoimmunity

05.01.2018

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Researchers have discovered a mechanism that amplifies the autoimmune reaction in an early stage of pancreatic islet autoimmunity prior to the progression to clinical type 1 diabetes.