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Clínic-IDIBAPS researchers obtain insulin-producing cells from human fibroblasts

The method, published in the journal Communications Biology, enables direct transformation of skin fibroblasts into insulin-producing cells with a capacity to respond to glucose, introducing just five transcription factors.

From left to right, Marta Fontcuberta-PiSunyer, Rosa Gasa, Ainhoa García and Rebeca Fernández.

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