Cure for Type 1 Diabetes?
Gina was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was nine years and has been dependent on insulin ever since. After years of suffering, she received an islet cell transfer as part of a clinical trial at City of Hope. Since then, she says she’s been insulin-free. Meet Gina and learn more about the process from Fouad Kandeel, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Islet Cell Transplantation Program at City of Hope.