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‘Rebooting’ insulin-producing cells key to Type 2 diabetes remission

A landmark trial has revealed further important insights into exactly how weight loss can put Type 2 diabetes into remission.

The research, led by Professor Roy Taylor at Newcastle University, suggests that for remission to be possible, insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas need to recover and make the right amount of insulin again.  Further details can be found here

published on: 3 August 2018