Number of islet autoantibodies present in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes children born to non-diabetic mothers is affected by islet autoantibodies present at birth.

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OBJECTIVE Cord blood islet autoantibodies in children born to mothers with type 1 diabetes may be associated with a reduced risk of islet autoimmunity and diabetes. The aim of this study was to investigate in children with type 1 diabetes but born to non-diabetic mothers whether islet autoantibodies at birth affected their presence at diagnosis. PATIENTS… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-5448.2007.00349.x

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@article{Elfving2008NumberOI, title={Number of islet autoantibodies present in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes children born to non-diabetic mothers is affected by islet autoantibodies present at birth.}, author={Maria Elfving and Bengt A Lindberg and Kristian Lynch and Majvi M{\aa}nsson and G{\"{o}ran Sundkvist and {\AA}ke Lernmark and Sten Anders Ivarsson}, journal={Pediatric diabetes}, year={2008}, volume={9 2}, pages={127-34} }