Latest Islet cell transplantation Stories

2009-07-14 05:30:33

A new research method to study what is going on inside the pancreas of diabetic patients may be just what scientists need to discover a promising treatment.

2009-06-26 11:29:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Receiving more than $80,000 from Minnesota and Wisconsin Multiple District Lions Clubs over the past years, Spring Point Project, a non profit organization developing pig donors for pancreatic islet transplantation to cure diabetes, is attending the Lions Clubs International 92nd Convention.

2009-06-19 07:44:14

Almost half will die before getting a kidney; for some groups, risk is even higher.

2009-05-30 16:30:00

The results of these studies will be presented during the American Transplant Congress in Boston, MA May 30 - June 3, 2009 COLUMBIA, Md., May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to improve the management of pancreatic islet recipients by managing graft stability and reducing immune system risk, Dr.

2009-05-29 07:54:27

Two new studies address donor factors that could affect outcomes for liver transplant recipients, particularly those with chronic hepatitis C (HCV).

2009-04-29 10:43:00

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New Investigator Career Highlight Forum at the ninth annual American Transplant Congress 2009, May 30 - June 4, 2009 at the John B.

2009-03-24 10:46:00

Brother's type 1 diabetes drives Victoria's Secret Fashion Show and Armani Exchange model to help DRI raise awareness and funds to find a cure HOLLYWOOD, Fla., March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brazilian supermodel Izabel Goulart today announced she will serve as the International Ambassador for the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, the nonprofit organization whose mission is to fund the cure-focused research at the world-renowned Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) at the University...

2009-03-18 09:55:00

New guidelines could help doctors identify the best candidates for combined heart and kidney transplants.

2009-02-13 15:05:00

Cutting-edge DNA testing technology provided by GeneSeek Inc. LINCOLN, Neb., Feb.

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