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April 27 Matthias Barth, 9am (PST) 4pm (GMT)

Leadership boot camp for post-docs and graduate students

Blood leukocytes recapitulate diabetogenic peptide–MHC-II complexes displayed in the pancreatic islets, Vomund etal. JEM April 6, 2021.
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April 20 11-11:30 am PST (6pm GMT) David Wagner PhD

Modulating CD40 in diabetes: developing a NEW drug

the sugar science podcast

Episode 63

Alex Cogdill, PhD
Director of Business Development
and Corporate Strategy at Immunai

Alex Cogdill joins us to discuss Immunai, an innovative
biotech company.

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1.4

MILLION

adults
with T1D

187

THOUSAND

children and adolescents
with T1D under the age of 20

700

MILLION

T1D adults by 2045

$16

BILLION

spent in T1D related
healthcare costs

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Ekaterine Bershivili MD, PhD

Senior Scientist at University of Geneva

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University of Virginia Center for Diabetes Technology

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University of California San Francisco

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Harvard University

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University of Florida

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University of California San Francisco