6ABC featured a study led locally by Ali Naji, MD, PhD and Michael R. Rickels, MD, MS, which found that transplanted islets provide better glycemic control, improved hypoglycemia awareness, and durable protection against severe hypoglycemic events in type 1 diabetics who have otherwise experienced significant glucose instability.

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