Tag: Islet

UofL-born technology for treating Type 1 diabetes has commercial partner

A University of Louisville-born therapy that helps people with Type 1 diabetes stay off immunosuppressants by re-educating the body’s immune system to accept transplanted...

Louisville donor provides $500K gift to UofL for type 1 diabetes...

JoAnn Joule’s father, William Marvin Petty, MD, suffered from diabetes for many years. A 1952 graduate of the University of Louisville School of Medicine,...

Team of researchers open potentially new pathway for treating type 1...

By instructing key immune system cells to accept transplanted insulin-producing islets, a team of researchers, including those from the University of Louisville, has opened...