9 September 2016

Dutch diabetes scientist Aart van Apeldoorn receives almost one million dollars for research into a cure for Type 1 Diabetes

Dr Aart van Apeldoorn, who works at Maastricht University in the Netherlands, is to receive a contribution of almost one million dollars for his pioneering research into beta-cell protection against autoimmune attacks. The award from the JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) was partly initiated by the Dutch department of this organisation, which operates worldwide.