Islet Cell Plasticity in Diabetes Therapy Conference

islet_cell_plasticityThe Islet Cell Plasticity in Diabetes Therapy conference took place on 8-9 october 2015 and it was organized as a joint conference between Banting and Best Diabetes Centre, Joslin Diabetes Center and University of Copenhagen, with the purpose of bringing together researchers from the three organizations and other international researchers to address the latest developments in the field of islet cell plasticity in diabetes therapy.

simona 2015

Our group was represented by:

  • Luiza Ghila, who presented a poster on noninvasive in vivo imaging to study beta-cell regeneration in islets transplated into the anterior chamber of the eye in mice (work performed in Prof. Pedro Herrera laboratory, in Geneva);
  • Simona Chera, also presenting a poster on diabetes recovery by age-dependent islet cell conversion.

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