• Pancreatic islet transplantation to treat diabetes - defining molecular tools to select suitable islets [abstract] 

    Novikova, Lesya; Stehno-Bittel, Lisa; Artigues, Antonio; Villar, Maria T.; Williams, S. Janette; Huang, Han-Hung; Kover, Karen; Smirnova, Irina V. (2010)
    A complete understanding of pancreatic islet biology is essential to the development of preventive or curative interventions for diabetes. It has been known that subpopulations of islets of different sizes exist; however, ...
  • Swine models of Human Conditions 

    Wells, Kevin D. (2010-03)
    Since the introduction of Dolly, the first cloned sheep, genetic engineering of livestock has advanced to the point that nearly any genetic modification appears feasible. Genes can be introduced, deleted or altered in ...