BGU Researchers Clear Barrier To Pig to Human Transplants In Type 1 Diabetes
Researchers at Ben Gurion University of the Negev have found a way to improve type 1 diabetes treatments and stop graft rejection in cases of insulin-producing islet transplants taken from pigs.
June 28, 2013
Engineering Pancreas Tissues For Diabetes Treatment
A new animal research conducted in Israel offers hope for better glucose control for diabetics. Researchers engineered pancreas tissue that can survive longer and produce more insulin than traditional transplant material.
August 21, 2012