• Genetic Risks and Differences in Gut Flora Together Play a Role in Diseases

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Both hereditary and environmental factors such as gut flora play a role in the development of type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease.
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  • Genetic risk for autoimmunity may be linked to differences in gut microbiome

    Genetic risk for autoimmunity may be linked to differences in gut microbiome

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Children with increased genetic risk of type 1 diabetes have different gut microbiomes than those with low risk, a new study found.
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  • New circulating immune cell could help predict type 1 diabetes risk

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    A new Finnish study suggests that type 1 diabetes may in part be caused by a novel subset of immune cells. This is because these cells, called peripheral T helper cells, are found to circulate at a higher rate in children with type 1 diabetes of recent onset, as well as in healthy children who later develop the condition.
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