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1. GI tract bacteria may protect against autoimmune disease?

TORONTO – Early life exposure to normal bacteria of the GI tract (gut microbes) protects against autoimmune disease in mice, according to research published on-line in the January 17 edition of Science. The study may also have uncovered reasons why females are at greater risk of autoimmune ...


2. JDRF Canada Supports Innovative Type 1 Diabetes Research

Toronto, ON (October 17, 2012) – JDRF Canada is pleased to announce funding of a study seeking to ultimately improve the diagnosis, screening, prevention, and treatment of kidney disease in diabetes. Led by Dr. Andrew Paterson at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), the three-year longitudinal ...


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