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Type 1 ‘Cure’ Surgery on Path to Open to Wider Group of Diabetics | Diabetes News Hound | January 6, 2010

With progress with the anti-rejection drugs, about 90% of patients that undergo the procedure are insulin-free three years after the transplant, according to Dr. James Shapiro, program director at the Edmonton Protocol, one of the leading research facilities for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. The facility had performed 250 procedures for 120 patients so far, according to the Calgary Herald article.

via Type 1 ‘Cure’ Surgery on Path to Open to Wider Group of Diabetics | Diabetes News Hound.

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