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 ...
Type 1 diabetes
Change the name to redefine T1D as an autoimmune disease: experts
By Mardi Chapman
22 Aug 2019