An investigation into cytotoxic mechanisms in type I diabetes mellitus

@article{Richens1982AnII,
  title={An investigation into cytotoxic mechanisms in type I diabetes mellitus},
  author={Elizabeth R. Richens and John Quilley and M. H. den Hartog},
  journal={Acta diabetologia latina},
  year={1982},
  volume={19},
  pages={329-337}
}
T- and K-cell cytotoxic activity has been measured in groups of type I diabetic patients and comparable groups of healthy control subjects. The mean cytotoxic indices for T-cell activity were 0.72 for 13 type I diabetics and −2.38 for a control group. These values are not significantly different. K-cell cytotoxic activity was measured using both chicken red… CONTINUE READING