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Comment: Re:Temporary solution? (Score 3, Interesting) 148

by wood_dude (#34530334) Attached to: Diabetic Men May Be Able To Grow Their Own Insulin-Producing Cells
As sombody with Type 1, this is indeed the problem with most 'fixes' for the problem. You have to stop the transplanted cells from being destroyed again. There was somthing call 'pig sushi' that I heard about a while ago, that had pig Beta cells wrapped in an coating that stopped the immune system from getting at them. I havn't heard any more on that, but it did tackle the problem head on. Chris

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