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    Islet and stem cell encapsulation for clinical transplantation
    with R. Krishnan, M. Alexander, L. Robles, and C. E. Foster
    Over the last decade, improvements in islet isolation techniques have made islet transplantation an option for a certain subset of patients with long-standing diabetes. Although islet transplants have shown improved graft function, adequate function beyond the second year has not yet been demonstrated, and patients still require immunosuppression to prevent rejection. Since allogeneic islet transplants have experienced some success, the next step is to improve graft function while eliminating th…Read more