Disappointing first study results of alum-GAD diabetes vaccine in children | ADA

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Why this matters

  • The vaccine, alum-formulated glutamate decarboxylase (alum-GAD), is being tested in children at high risk of developing type 1 diabetes (T1D), meaning that they have been found to have an ongoing autoimmune process but do not yet have any clinical symptoms of diabetes. 
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