Your child may be eligible to participate in the EXTEND Study if he/she:

  • Is male or female, aged 6-17
  • Have been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes within the last 3 months
  • Test positive for at least one type 1 diabetes-related autoantibody (a blood test is done to determine this)
  • Is still making a minimum amount of insulin (a meal test is done to determine this)
  • Is in good general health

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