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Tuberculosis Vaccine Possibly Reverse Diabetes
2012-08-10 09:09:08

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers recently discovered that a tuberculosis vaccine could decrease autoimmunity and boost insulin production in patients who have long-term Type 1 diabetes. The vaccine has been utilized for the past 90 years and scientists believe that it could help eliminate the necessity of having insulin injections for patients with Type 1 diabetes. With Type 1 diabetes, patients normally need to inject insulin on a daily basis so...

2012-08-09 10:28:55

Treatment with generic vaccine kills autoimmune cells, temporarily restoring insulin production A phase I clinical trial has confirmed that use of a generic vaccine to raise levels of an immune system modulator can cause the death of autoimmune cells targeting the insulin-secreting cells of the pancreas and temporarily restore insulin secretion in human patients with type 1 diabetes. Results of the study — led by Denise Faustman, MD, PhD, director of the Massachusetts General...

2012-05-09 23:00:51

A major breakthrough in the quest for oral insulin was announced by Dr. Daniel DeBrouse, CEO, CSO of Tamarisk Technologies of Meeker, OK. This comes just days after his publishing of nearly a decade of research in oral drug delivery. Tamarisk Technologies is already in licensing talks with several big pharmas. Meeker, OK (PRWEB) May 09, 2012 "The data doesn't lie," said Dr DeBrouse. "After years of research, I am happy to say, not only have we achieved our goal of providing the world with...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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