endocrinology
Type 1 diabetes

Change the name to redefine T1D as an autoimmune disease: experts

Redefining type 1 diabetes as an initially asymptomatic autoimmune β-cell disorder (ABCD) rather than a metabolic disorder at the end-stage of the disease process will help pave the way for its prevention, researchers say. Writing in a Perspectives article in the MJA, Professor Jenny Couper from the Women and Children’s Hospital and the University of Adelaide’s ...

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