Intermediate cells

Large-scale electron microscopy database for human type 1 diabetes

Recent publication in Nature Communications with Ben Giepmans utilizing his state-of-the-art Zeiss EM microscopy core and online image repository for macromolecular resolution  of cells in human islets. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-16287-5

Islet with amyloid from child with type 1 diabetes

Case Report: Youngest Person with Islet Amyloidosis

We reported islet amyloidosis in a 12.5-year old Caucasian female with type 1 diabetes for 2 years, representing the youngest human reported with this finding. Islet amyloidosis was considered pathognomonic […]

TH human islet

Optical clearing and 3D high resolution imaging human islets

Recently published paper with Drs. Tang, Jessup and Campbell-Thompson delineates islet innervation in humans. Sympathetic fibers (TH+) were observed in islets from controls and patients with T1D and the TH+ […]

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