Advance in research brings us one step closer to a cure

Researchers in Great Britain have identified the cell responsible for destroying Insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas, according to an article in A Sweet Life, an online diabetes magazine. The culprit, a type of T cell, has also been implicated in causing Lupus, another autoimmune disorder. Now that scientists know which cells are responsible, they can direct research toward a cure and, importantly, prevention of Type 1. To read more, visit http://asweetlife.org/news/british-researchers-discover-cell-behind-type-1-diabetes/ .

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