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Archive for December, 2011

Interview at JDCA Blog

December 23rd, 2011

The Juvenile Diabetes Cure Alliance sometimes features an interview with a type 1 diabetes researcher.  Recently they published an interview of me discussing the Islet Sheet.  Here is the text reproduced; for the original click the link. Scott King was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 1978.  He worked as an investment analyst specializing in [...]

Diabetes in the Press
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How Islet Autotransplantation Led to the Islet Sheet

December 12th, 2011

When I tell the story of the Islet Sheet these days, I find that I am emphasizing the importance of islet autotransplantation, or autografting. It’s success was the inspiration for the research that led to the Islet Sheet. The story in brief: The Islet Sheet is a second-generation islet encapsulation device intended to make the [...]

Type 1 Diabetes Classic
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