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A milestone in personalized medicine
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The ability to reprogram the immune system is one of the most sought-after goals in medicine. Now researchers are closer than ever to pulling it off in patients with Type 1 diabetes, one of whom happens to be our correspondent
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A 2mm-wide implant keeps tabs on blood sugar.