The Epidemiology of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

@inproceedings{Frese2013TheEO,
  title={The Epidemiology of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus},
  author={Thomas Frese and Hagen Sandholzer},
  year={2013}
}
Type 1 diabetes mellitus (type 1 diabetes, insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus), one of the most common chronic diseases in childhood, is caused by insulin deficiency following autoimmune destruction of the pancreatic beta cells. Until the one and only therapeutic option – the life-long supplementation of insulin or its analogues – was established, affected children died within a short time. Although extensive investigations on the pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes have been performed, the… CONTINUE READING

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