An Odyssey of Islet Transplantation for Therapy of Type 1 Diabetes
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- Warnock, G.L., Liao, Y.H.T., Wang, X. et al. World J Surg (2007) 31: 1569. doi:10.1007/s00268-007-9125-0
Canadian surgical contributions to the field of islet transplantation have a rich heritage and a promising future. In this article, some seminal Canadian contributions to this field are reviewed, including contributions at the basic research laboratory and translational applications to bedside therapy of type 1 diabetes.