Generation of functional somatic cells is the ultimate goal of regenerative medicine for replacing/restoring those lost through injury or disease. Absolute or relative loss of insulin-secreting β cells is characteristic of type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus, a major public health problem that currently affects approximately 400 million people worldwide.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Archives of Stem Cell Research|
|Publication status||Published - 28 May 2015|