Human gut microbiota transferred to germ-free NOD mice modulate the progression towards type 1 diabetes regardless of the pace of beta cell function loss in the donor.

Affiliation

Department of Pediatrics, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University and University Hospital Motol, V Úvalu 84, CZ-15006, Prague 5, Czech Republic. [Email]

Abstract

This study aimed to assess the ability of human gut microbiota to delay the onset of type 1 diabetes when transferred into germ-free NOD mice.

Keywords

Germ-free NOD mice,Human gut microbiome transfer,Type 1 diabetes,

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