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Miniature Oxygen Tank Keeps Transplanted Islet Cells Functional for Diabetes Therapy

The potential to treat type 1 diabetes using transplanted islet cells has long been recognized, but in reality this has proven challenging partly because the transplanted islet cells die if they don...

New implantable device furnishes islet cells with their own supply of oxygen

Since the 1960s, researchers have been interested in the possibility of treating type 1 diabetes by transplanting islet cells -- the pancreatic cells that are responsible for producing insulin when bl...

Islet Transplantation Improves Quality of Life in T1DM

THURSDAY, March 29, 2018 -- There are significant improvements in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) following islet transplantation in patients with type 1 diabetes complicated by severe hypoglyc...

Implantable islet cells come with their own oxygen supply

(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Researchers at MIT and a company, Beta-O2 Technologies, have designed and tested an implantable device for treatment of Type 1 diabetes. The device furnishes is...

Improved islet encapsulation device for the treatment of type 1 diabetes [PreClinical]

1. A device for islet transplantation for type 1 diabetes was designed and demonstrated to be safe and retrievable in animal models. 2. When tested in mice and dogs, this device successfully reduced g...

Type 1 Diabetes: Autoimmune reaction successfully halted in early stage islet autoimmunity

Scientists have discovered a mechanism that amplifies the autoimmune reaction in an early stage of pancreatic islet autoimmunity prior to the progression to clinical type 1 diabetes. If the researcher...

Islet Beta Cell Only M3 Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor Knockout Mouse

Researchers at NIH have developed islet beta cell M3 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor knockout mouse. The mice were generated by crossing floxed mouse M3 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor mice with m...

Scientists discover mechanism that amplifies autoimmune reaction in early stage islet autoimmunity

Scientists at Helmholtz Zentrum München have discovered a mechanism that amplifies the autoimmune reaction in an early stage of pancreatic islet autoimmunity prior to the progression to clinical type...

PubMed Articles [156 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A pilot study of pancreatic islet amyloid PET imaging with 18FFDDNP.

Pancreatic islet amyloid deposition occurs before β-cell damage in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients. The islet and Alzheimer's disease β-amyloid shares similar secondary structures. The Alzheimer's...

Culturing with modified EGM2 medium enhances porcine neonatal islet-like cell clusters resistance to apoptosis in islet xenotransplantation.

Neonatal pig islet-like cell clusters (NICC) are an attractive source of insulin-producing tissue for potential transplantation treatment of type 1 diabetic patients. However, a considerable loss of N...

Immunohistochemical detection of vimentin in pancreatic islet β- and α-cells of macrosomic infants of diabetic and nondiabetic mothers.

Expression of the intermediate filament protein vimentin has been recently observed in the pancreatic islet β- and α-cells of humans with type 2 diabetes mellitus. It was suggested that the presence...

The Journey of Islet Cell Transplantation and Future Development.

Intraportal islet transplantation has proven to be efficacious in preventing severe hypoglycemia and restoring insulin independence in selected patients with type 1 diabetes. Multiple islet infusions ...

Islet transplantation 30 years after the first transplants.

First clinical islet allotransplantation in patients affected by type 1 diabetes mellitus was performed about 30 years ago. Despite the progressive improvement of the success rate, the clinical indica...

Clinical Trials [136 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Quality Control of Pancreatic Islet Intended to Islet Graft Cells Intended to Stabilot Islet Graft Protocol

Islet quality control after pancreatic islets isolation process is insufficient. The Islet Chip study proposes to develop a bio-sensor that will allow a multi-parametric analysis of islet ...

Islet Allotransplantation for Type 1 Diabetic Patients

The purpose of this study is to determine if islet cell transplantation , is an effective treatment for type 1 diabetes. Study participants may receive up to three islet transplants and wi...

Islet Transplantation in Type 1 Diabetic Patients

Our hypothesis is that a successful clinical islet transplant program can be established at the University of Wisconsin using a steroid -free, sirolimus- and low dose tacrolimus - based im...

Pancreatic Islet Transplantation Into the Anterior Chamber of the Eye

The treatment in this trial consists of intraocular islet transplantation. A single dose of 1000 - 2000 Islet Equivalents (IEQ)/kg recipient body weight (BW) will be infused into the anter...

Study of Islet Transplantation in Type 1 Diabetic Kidney Transplant Recipients

The purpose of the study is to learn if islet transplantation is an effective treatment for Type 1 diabetes in people who have had a kidney transplant. The primary objectives of the study...

Companies [452 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Islet Holdings, Inc.

Islet Sciences, Inc.

Islet Sciences is a development-stage biotechnology company with patented technologies focused on infusion therapy for people with insulin-dependent diabetes. The Company's infusi...

Waratah Pharmaceuticals

Waratah is a dynamic young biopharmaceutical company founded in April 2000 as a spin-off of RTP Pharma Inc. to develop and commercialize products for its novel, patented therapy – Islet Neogenesis T...

Novocell, Inc.

Novocell is a preclinical therapeutic company focused on diabetes. Our therapy is based on the encapsulation and implantation of pancreatic beta cell progenitors (Pro-Islet-1) derived from human stem...

International Pancreas and Islet Transplantation Association

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