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Submission + - Diabetes May Be Reversed By Long-Used Vaccine, Drug-makers not interested (constantcontact.com) 1

An anonymous reader writes: "A tuberculosis vaccine in use for 90 years may help reverse Type 1 diabetes and eliminate the life- long need for insulin injections, say Harvard University researchers raising money to conduct large, human studies." "...they tried to interest every major drugmaker in developing the vaccine as a possible cure for diabetes. All told her there wasn’t enough money to be made in a cure that used an inexpensive, generically available vaccine."
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Diabetes May Be Reversed By Long-Used Vaccine, Drug-makers not interested

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