Type-2 diabetes linked to autoimmune reaction in study
Very interesting article by Krista Conger on some recent research. It begins:
Type-2 diabetes is likely to have its roots in an autoimmune reaction deep within the body, according to researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine and the University of Toronto. The finding, coupled with a similar study by the same group in 2009, vaults the disorder into an entirely new, unexpected category that opens the door to novel potential therapies.
One possible therapy that proved effective in laboratory mice, . . .