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Re: [IP] Re: FDA Approved trial for 100 year old vaccine use on T1 D!



> Thanks for posting the article link.    The article talks about
> starting a 5-year clinical trial in people because when the vaccine is
> given to mice, it apparently "eliminates the abnormal white blood
> cells responsible for the autoimmune disease".    So . . . does this
> mean the cause of T1D in humans has been unequivocally identified?  

No, Dr. Faustman believes she has identified the specific T-cell that 
attacks the beta-cells in the pancreas and has figured out a way to 
eliminate them. The cause of the T-cell activation remains unknown as 
far as I know.

Michael
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