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“Super-grafts” That Could Treat Diabetes

News   Nov 07, 2019

 
“Super-grafts” That Could Treat Diabetes

Left: a standard Langerhans islet, and right: a "super islet". Insulin cells (beta cells) are in blue and glucagon cells (alpha cells) in red; the «super-islet» has, in addition, amniotic epithelial cells, in green. Credit: © UNIGE

 
 
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