The Network for Pancreatic Organ donors with Diabetes (nPOD) is pleased to announce that Carmella Evans-Molina, MD, PhD has agreed to join the program’s leadership team, having the title of Co-Executive Director.
We are united in one goal, to cure type 1 diabetes.
Tissue Distribution and Clonal Diversity of the T and B Cell Repertoire in Type 1 Diabetes
Autoreactive CD4+ and CD8+ T cells have been identified from the peripheral blood and islets of type 1 diabetes (T1D) patients and organ donors, and autoantibodies secreted by autoreactive B cells are the most widely used biomarker of T1D. However, the T1D adaptive immune repertoire had not been examined without preselecting for known cell reactivities.
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