Beta cell function during rapamycin monotherapy in long-term type 1 diabetes

@article{Piemonti2010BetaCF,
  title={Beta cell function during rapamycin monotherapy in long-term type 1 diabetes},
  author={Lorenzo Piemonti and Paola Maffi and Lucilla Monti and Vito Lampasona and Gianluca Perseghin and Paola Magistretti and Antonio Secchi and Ezio Bonifacio},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={2010},
  volume={54},
  pages={433-439}
}
Type 1 diabetes is considered non-reversible at end-stage disease when there is no measurable insulin production. However, there are indications that insulin-producing beta cells could be present or return if autoimmunity could be controlled. We therefore sought to determine whether immunosuppression therapy can reinstate beta cell function in patients with… CONTINUE READING