Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Type 1 Diabetes

Edited by Alan Escher

Loma Linda University, United States of America


This book contains a series of up-to-date chapters that review our current knowledge of type 1 diabetes as an autoimmune disease, the problems that still remain with existing treatments, and possible solutions for the near future.

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Type 1 DiabetesEdited by Alan Escher

Published: February 27th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/45927

ISBN: 978-953-51-1017-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7102-7

Copyright year: 2013

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68612 Total Chapter Downloads

26 Crossref Citations

48 Web of Science Citations

57 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Epidemiology of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

By Thomas Frese and Hagen Sandholzer


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2. Viruses and Type 1 Diabetes: Focus on the Enteroviruses

By Didier Hober, Famara Sané, Karena Riedweg, Ilham Moumna, Anne Goffard, Laura Choteau, Enagnon Kazali Alidjinou and Rachel Desailloud


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3. Genes Involved in Type 1 Diabetes

By Marina Bakay, Rahul Pandey and Hakon Hakonarson


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4. Beta-Cell Function and Failure

By Soltani Nepton


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5. The Impact of Inflammation on Pancreatic β-Cell Metabolism, Function and Failure in T1DM and T2DM: Commonalities and Differences

By Philip Newsholme, Kevin Keane, Paulo I Homem de Bittencourt Jr. and Mauricio Krause


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6. Beta Cell Function After Islet Transplantation

By Morihito Takita, Nigar Seven, Marlon F. Levy and Bashoo Naziruddin


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7. Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) Stress in the Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes

By Jixin Zhong


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8. Biochemical Evaluation of Oxidative Stress in Type 1 Diabetes

By Donovan A. McGrowder, Lennox Anderson-Jackson and Tazhmoye V. Crawford


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9. Diabetic Ketoacidosis

By Mustafa Cesur and Irmak Sayin


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10. Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Clinical Practice Guidelines

By Shereen Abdelghaffar


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11. Distinctive Characteristics and Specific Management of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction, Stroke and Renal Failure

By Aleksandar Jovanovic, Snezana Markovic-Jovanovic, Vladan Peric and Radojica Stolic


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12. Diabetic Neuropathy

By Baqiyyah Conway and Amanda Peltier


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13. Diabetic Autonomic Neuropathy and Circadian Misalignment in Type 1 Diabetes

By Elena Matteucci and Ottavio Giampietro


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14. Antioxidants in Decelerating Diabetic Nephropathy

By Wen-Chin Lee, Chau-Jong Wang and Huei-Jane Lee


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15. The Effect of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus on the Dento-Craniofacial Complex

By Mona Aly Abbassy, Ippei Watari, Ahmed Samir Bakry and Takashi Ono


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16. Type I Diabetes in Children: Facilitating Adherence to Medical Regimens

By Laura Nabors and Jenny Bartz


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17. The Influence of Family Support, Parental Coping and School Support on Adherence to Type 1 Diabetes’ Self-Care in Adolescents

By A. Cristina Almeida, M. Graça Pereira and Engrácia Leandro


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18. Nutritional Management in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

By Snežana Marković- Jovanovic


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19. Immune Intervention in Type I Diabetes Mellitus

By Johnny Ludvigsson


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20. Immunotherapies for Type 1 Diabetes

By Werner Gurr


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21. DNA Immunotherapies for Type 1 Diabetes

By Alice Li and Alan Escher


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22. Antibody-Based and and Cellular Therapies of Type 1 Diabetes

By Chang-Qing Xia, Yuantao Liu, Qingbo Guan and Michael J Clare- Salzler


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23. Cell Replacement Therapy in Type 1 Diabetes

By Elina Linetsky, Luca Inverardi and Camillo Ricordi


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