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ea0022p341 | Diabetes | ECE2010

Role of regulatory T-cells in the development of the partial remission period in patients with type 1 diabetes

Nikonova Tatiana , Gorelysheva Vera , Prokofiev Sergey , Pekareva Elena , Dedov Ivan

Background and aims: Remission period in type 1 diabetes (T1D), also known as the honeymoon period has been acknowledged as an advantageous time for immune intervention. However, not all subjects will go through this remission phase. It was suspected that defects in regulatory T-cells number and activity are causally related to the development of T1D.The aim of the study was to find specific T-cell assay that reflects remission period.<p class="abste...