Navigation Links
Diabetes Cure With Gene Therapy

A gene therapy developed by researchers has cured diabetes in mice by inducing cells in the liver to become beta cells that produce insulin and three other hormones. The researchers used NeuroD gene which induces the liver to produce cells that make insulin and hormones relating to pancreas. NeuroD partially cured diabetic mice, but when combined with beta cell growth factor, diabetes was completely cured. Also cells in liver produce glucagon, somostatin and pancreatic// polypeptide which are important in controlling insulin production and release. However one cannot claim, the treatment can directly be used in humans because of the virus used to take the gene into the cell. Researchers are expecting for more safer virus to taking the gene. The treatment has advantages over transplant of islet cells, the insulin producers in the pancreas, because it avoids the lifelong use of powerful immunosuppressive drugs and eliminates the need to find a compatible donor.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Is Diabetes the Leading Cause of Kidney Failure in India
2. Diabetes and Depression often go hand-in-hand
3. Thirty minutes of work up per day reduces the risk of Diabetes
4. Diabetes on the rise
5. Irregular Periods Linked to Diabetes
6. Cinnamon combats Diabetes
7. Good News For Women With Gestational Diabetes
8. Processed Meat, Diabetes connection Found
9. Pancreatic Cancer may be linked to Diabetes
10. Gestational Diabetes linked to Chromosomal defici
11. A way to slow the progression of Type 1 Diabetes
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:8/17/2017)... NY (PRWEB) , ... August 17, 2017 , ... With ... alike, 2017 has brought a number of changes to the smartwatch market. As of ... almost 1.5 percentage points from the six months prior. Additionally, according to latest WEAR ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... 17, 2017 , ... Dr. Charles W. Grimsley’s new book ... paperback, 9781498497626; $7.99, eBook, 9781498497633) focuses on the treatment of veterans diagnosed with ... forgiveness, through a progressive journey toward healing. This book will help readers learn ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... August 17, 2017 , ... CareAcademy, a ... it has raised $1.675 M in seed funding to further expand its course ... Techstars Venture Capital Fund are the company’s primary investors. , Founded ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... Lehigh Valley, PA (PRWEB) , ... August 17, 2017 , ... ... with Azzur Labs Ranking at No. 132 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 3,004.8% , ... on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... August 17, 2017 , ... Pot Valet is a leading ... to every city in the state, and soon, every state in the country, the ... to visit a cannabis dispensary altogether. , According to Pot Valet, all ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/17/2017)... 2017 DarioHealth Corp. (NASDAQ: DRIO), a ... and big data solutions, announced today that it ... non-U.S. investors for the sale of shares of ... Company,s newly designated Series B Convertible Preferred Stock ... to conduct a closing with respect to the ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... 17, 2017 Bio-Ess Laboratories, LLC Chief Science Officer, Dr. ... present new data on Cell-Ess® Universal Titer Boost at the ... MA August 21-25.  The Bioprocessing Summit convenes more than 1,000 ... ... ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... --  Mostyn Law and Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center to ... The Mostyn Law family has had 3 members that ... Mostyn Law is partnering with Gulf Coast Regional Blood ... Blood supplies are running low. Gulf Coast Regional Blood ... in August. That is why the blood center reached out to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: