Research on diabetes and its causes

​Finland has the highest incidence of type 1 diabetes in the world. HUCH and the University of Helsinki are engaged in scientific research that focuses on the factors predisposing a person to type 1 diabetes and the factors associated with the onset of diabetes. Current research projects focus on testing the hygiene hypothesis and developing methods to predict and possibly prevent the onset of diabetes.

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DIPP and TEDDY studies