Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Immunobiology Laboratory announce findings from a phase I clinical trial that shows the generic drug BCG (bacillus Calmette-Guerin) transiently reversed type 1 diabetes in humans.
According to Denise Faustman, MD, PhD, director of MGH, “We found that even low doses of BCG could transiently reverse type 1 diabetes in human patients.”
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