Islets for research: Nothing is perfect, but we can do better

Rita Nano, Julie A. Kerr-Conte, Domenico Bosco, Marie Karlsson, Vanessa Lavallard, Raffaella Melzi, Valery Gmyr, Alessia Mercalli, Thierry Berney, François Pattou, Olle Korsgren, Lorenzo Piemonti

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review


In December 2018, Diabetes and Diabetologia began requiring authors of papers reporting data obtained from studies on human islets to report critical characteristics of the human islets used for research. The islet community was asked to provide feedback on it. Here is the contribution by the European Consortium for Islet Transplantation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1541-1543
Number of pages3
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1 2019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism


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