Conditions and Diseases
Genetics
Blood Transfusions
Blood Donation

Can someone donate islet cells?

User Avatar
Wiki User
2014-09-17 23:38:34

Someone can donate islet cells through his donor pancreas. The

islets are infused into the liver of the patient. Islet cell

transplantation is an experimental treatment for type 1 diabetes

mellitus.


Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.