High dose insulin given orally to children at risk of developing type 1 diabetes resulted in an immune response without hypoglycaemia, a double blind, placebo controlled pilot study reports. According to the authors the findings support the need for a phase III trial to determine whether oral insulin can prevent islet autoimmunity and diabetes in genetically at ...
Type 1 diabetes
Oral insulin may prevent type 1 diabetes in high-risk kids
27 Apr 2015