New results from a study showed an association between prolonged enterovirus infection and the development of autoimmunity to the insulin-producing pancreatic beta-cells that precedes type 1 diabetes (T1D).
A team of researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Michigan Medical School report today in the JCI Insight that a subset of immune B cells can delay the onset of type 1 diabetes in a mouse model of the condition.
Dr. Jeffrey A. Bluestone, the A.W. and Mary Margaret Clausen Distinguished Professor at the University of California San Francisco, will be the Distinguished Lecturer at the Seventh Annual McNair Symposium at Baylor College of Medicine.
Identifying and addressing foot problems as a result of diabetes should be a priority for diabetics. Dr. Ronald Lepow outlines the types of foot issues that can be encountered and how they can be treated.