insulin-dependent diabetes


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Related to insulin-dependent diabetes: Juvenile diabetes mellitus, Diabetes mellitus type 1

in·su·lin-de·pen·dent diabetes

or in·su·lin-de·pen·dent diabetes mellitus (ĭn′sə-lĭn-dĭ-pĕn′dənt)
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The technologies relate to the development of stem cells into glucose-responsive therapeutic cells for the treatment of patients with insulin-dependent diabetes.
The research by scientists at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute (Sanford-Burnham) and UC San Diego School of Medicine suggests that encapsulated hESC-dcrivcd insulin-producing cells hold great promise as an effective and safe cell-replacement therapy for insulin-dependent diabetes.
This form was previously referred to as non insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) or "adult-onset diabetes".
There are two types: type 1, or insulin-dependent diabetes, which is caused when the body attacks its own insulin supplies, and type 2, where the body fails to produce enough insulin.
It had a significant effect in 42 out of 105 centres, 28 of which saw new cases of insulin-dependent diabetes peak between October and January.
In 28 out of 105 centres new cases of insulin-dependent diabetes peaked between October and January.
A SURGE in cases of insulin-dependent diabetes among children under five is expected to hit Europe over the next 11 years.
A DRUG cocktail could provide the first cure for people with insulin-dependent diabetes.
There are two main types of diabetes: Type 1 diabetes, or insulin-dependent diabetes, which is usually seen in young people, and Type 2 diabetes, usually non insulin-dependent diabetes, which tends to affect adults over 40 and overweight people.
The GlucaGen HypoKit (glucagon [rDNA origin] for injection) is available for use to treat severe hypoglycemic reactions that may occur in individuals who have insulin-dependent diabetes.
is a short course of injections of two well-defined human growth factors that stimulates the body to regenerate insulin producing cells that are damaged or destroyed in those with insulin-dependent diabetes.

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