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Could modifying gut microbes prevent or delay type 1 diabetes?

03:10 EDT 12 Sep 2017 | Medical Xpress

Autoimmune diseases such as type 1 diabetes are controlled by our genes. While researchers are eager to find out what other factors could contribute to this disease, a new study published by Yale researchers provides direct evidence that environmental factors, such as microbes that inhabit our intestines, may influence the incidence of the disease.

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