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Use of a systems biology approach to understand pancreatic beta-cell death in Type 1 diabetes

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Accumulating evidence indicates that p-cells die by apoptosis in T1DM (Type 1 diabetes mellitus). Apoptosis is an active gene-directed process, and recent observations suggest that p-cell apoptosis depends on the parallel and/or sequential up- and down-regulation of hundreds of genes controlled by key transcription factors such as NF-kappa B (nuclear factor kappa B) and STAT-1 (signal transducer and activator of transcription 1). Understanding the regulation of these gene networks, and how they modulate P-cell death and the 'dialogue' between beta-cells and the immune system, will require a systems biology approach to the problem. This will hopefully allow the search for a cure for T1DM to move from a 'trial-and-error' approach to one that is really mechanistically driven.
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INDUCED APOPTOSIS, SIGNAL TRANSDUCER, GENE-TRANSFER, NOD MICE, ISLET TRANSPLANTATION, INSULIN-PRODUCING CELLS, ENDOPLASMIC-RETICULUM STRESS, DOUBLE-STRANDED-RNA, pancreatic beta-cell, systems biology, NF-KAPPA-B, endoplasmic reticulum stress, diabetes mellitus, apoptosis, cytokine, INTERFERON-GAMMA

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Eizirik, Décio L., et al. “Use of a Systems Biology Approach to Understand Pancreatic Beta-Cell Death in Type 1 Diabetes.” BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS, vol. 36, no. 3, 2008, pp. 321–27, doi:10.1042/BST0360321.
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Eizirik, D. L., Moore, F., Flamez, D., & Ortis, F. (2008). Use of a systems biology approach to understand pancreatic beta-cell death in Type 1 diabetes. BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS, 36(3), 321–327. https://doi.org/10.1042/BST0360321
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Eizirik, Décio L, Fabrice Moore, Daisy Flamez, and Fernanda Ortis. 2008. “Use of a Systems Biology Approach to Understand Pancreatic Beta-Cell Death in Type 1 Diabetes.” BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS 36 (3): 321–27. https://doi.org/10.1042/BST0360321.
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Eizirik, Décio L, Fabrice Moore, Daisy Flamez, and Fernanda Ortis. 2008. “Use of a Systems Biology Approach to Understand Pancreatic Beta-Cell Death in Type 1 Diabetes.” BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS 36 (3): 321–327. doi:10.1042/BST0360321.
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Eizirik DL, Moore F, Flamez D, Ortis F. Use of a systems biology approach to understand pancreatic beta-cell death in Type 1 diabetes. BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS. 2008;36(3):321–7.
IEEE
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D. L. Eizirik, F. Moore, D. Flamez, and F. Ortis, “Use of a systems biology approach to understand pancreatic beta-cell death in Type 1 diabetes,” BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 321–327, 2008.
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  abstract     = {{Accumulating evidence indicates that p-cells die by apoptosis in T1DM (Type 1 diabetes mellitus). Apoptosis is an active gene-directed process, and recent observations suggest that p-cell apoptosis depends on the parallel and/or sequential up- and down-regulation of hundreds of genes controlled by key transcription factors such as NF-kappa B (nuclear factor kappa B) and STAT-1 (signal transducer and activator of transcription 1). Understanding the regulation of these gene networks, and how they modulate P-cell death and the 'dialogue' between beta-cells and the immune system, will require a systems biology approach to the problem. This will hopefully allow the search for a cure for T1DM to move from a 'trial-and-error' approach to one that is really mechanistically driven.}},
  author       = {{Eizirik, Décio L and Moore, Fabrice and Flamez, Daisy and Ortis, Fernanda}},
  issn         = {{0300-5127}},
  journal      = {{BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS}},
  keywords     = {{INDUCED APOPTOSIS,SIGNAL TRANSDUCER,GENE-TRANSFER,NOD MICE,ISLET TRANSPLANTATION,INSULIN-PRODUCING CELLS,ENDOPLASMIC-RETICULUM STRESS,DOUBLE-STRANDED-RNA,pancreatic beta-cell,systems biology,NF-KAPPA-B,endoplasmic reticulum stress,diabetes mellitus,apoptosis,cytokine,INTERFERON-GAMMA}},
  language     = {{eng}},
  location     = {{Dublin, Ireland}},
  number       = {{3}},
  pages        = {{321--327}},
  title        = {{Use of a systems biology approach to understand pancreatic beta-cell death in Type 1 diabetes}},
  url          = {{http://dx.doi.org/10.1042/BST0360321}},
  volume       = {{36}},
  year         = {{2008}},
}

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