Transplantation Of Islet Cells Of The Pancreas

Transplantation of islet cells (in the liver of the receiver) has theoretical advantages over the pancreas transplantation; is the most important that the method is less invasive. A second advantage is that the islet cell transplantation seems to help in the maintenance of normoglycemia. This is the case, requiring a total pancreatectomy due to strong, caused by chronic pancreatitis pain in patients. Nevertheless, this process is under development, but a…

September 3, 2018