Tag Archives: IA2

Immune Vulnerability and Type 1 Diabetes

Researchers have been able to identify what children may be at a higher risk for developing Type 1 diabetes. Given the higher risk predisposition, why is it some people develop T1D and others do not? Dr. Jessica Dunne, Senior Scientist … Continue reading

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The TEDDY Study and T1D Sparks

Researchers have been trying to identify causes of T1D for decades but their research has been unsuccessful. By identifying the genes that predispose a person to T1D, and studying what environmental triggers switch these genes on, the TEDDY Study was … Continue reading

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The DAISY Study and T1D Triggers

The American Diabetes Association funded the DAISY Study to identify events that may trigger islet autoautibodies (IA). The presence of IA is a precursor that can lead to Type 1 diabetes. We are joined by a lead researcher in the … Continue reading

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