Professor David Matthews reflects upon the impact of an important paper on islet transplantation in type 1 diabetes and what we have still yet to learn.
Read the article that inspired Professor Matthews:
Shapiro J, Lakey JRT, Ryan EA, Korbutt GS Toth E, Warnock GL, Kneteman NM, Rajotte RV. Islet transplantation in seven patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus using a glucocorticoid-free immunosuppressive regimen. N Engl J Med. 2000 Jul 27;343(4):230-8.
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