The Next Step in Preventing Diabetes

Neuherberg, March 15 2016. A team of scientists at Helmholtz Zentrum München, in collaboration with Technische Universität München and the German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), have shown in a preclinical model that specifically modified insulin mimetopes may lead to an immune tolerance. The results, published in ‘Nature Communications’, may be a step to improved prevention of type 1 diabetes. (Mehr in: Pressemitteilungen – idw – Informationsdienst Wissenschaft)