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Stem cells transplantation in the treatment of diabetes

Hi, i am 22 years old girl from Bourgas, Bulgaria. I have diabetes type 1 and i use insulin 4times aday-- 11units, i want to ask you is it possible to give me some information about stem cells transplantation and eventual places where it could be done. thank you : maria
Asked On : Mon, 1 Feb 2010
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stem cell transplant for the diabetes in  type 1 where it is insulin dependent is still gin trial or research stage. so it is not available for the general public.  the trial should clears the safety standards and other criteria laid down by the  the approval agency to release the treatment option for the general public. hope that will happen soon

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