Type 1 diabetes : The autoimmune process and islet transplantation

Doctoral thesis English UNKNOWN
Jacobson, Stella;
(2010)
  • Publisher: Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine at Huddinge University Hospital
  • Subject: MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES | MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP

Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is an autoimmune disease characterized by the selective loss of the insulin-producing β-cells residing in the islets of Langerhans in the pancreas. Cytokines are involved in diabetes development in the nonobese diabetic (NOD) mouse model. ... View more
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