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Can type 1 diabetes be cured by stem-cell treatment?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Melissa Young
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Not yet
But they're working on it.

In brief: Not yet
But they're working on it.
Dr. Melissa Young
Dr. Melissa Young
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Dr. Patricia Vuguin
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Not really because what is wrong with diabetes is that the pancreas has no more cells that produce Insulin so even if you can stop the production of cells that will fight against the pancreas we do not know how to make new healthy cells that will make Insulin again.

In brief: No
Not really because what is wrong with diabetes is that the pancreas has no more cells that produce Insulin so even if you can stop the production of cells that will fight against the pancreas we do not know how to make new healthy cells that will make Insulin again.
Dr. Patricia Vuguin
Dr. Patricia Vuguin
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