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Islet cell transplants prove internationally successful

Islet cell transplants are proving successful in multinational trials. 19 out of 36 diabetes sufferers who received the islet cell transplant were insulin-independent for up to one year after their transplant. Of the others, 7 have obtained some benefits.

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About: Islet cell transplants prove internationally successful

Date: 6 June 2004

Source: PR Newswire

URL: http://www.prnewswire.com/cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=109&STORY=/www/story/06-06-2004/0002187890&EDATE

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