Author(s): Lim F, Sun AM
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Abstract Single implantation of microencapsulated islets into rats with streptozotocin-induced diabetes corrected the diabetic state for 2 to 3 weeks. The microencapsulated islets remained morphologically and functionally intact throughout long-term culture studies lasting over 15 weeks.
This article was published in Science
and referenced in Journal of Biomimetics Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering