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A 45-year-old male asked:

Are we likely to see a 'smart' insulin where by it will stop acting if a person's blood sugar level is low?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 19 years experience
Nanotechnology : Nanotechnology, stem-cell research or more effective forms of islet cell transplantation will one day help diabetic patients avert the need for constant blood sugar measurements and Insulin administration.
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Last updated Jun 25, 2014


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