Type 1 Diabetes

NPR's Jon Hamilton reviews a study on Type 1 diabetes published in the journal Nature Medicine. Yale University scientists have identified how the body's T-cells attack insulin molecules to bring on diabetes — a finding that could aid investigations into ways to prevent the disease.



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