Cells play complex roles to ensure our health and safety. When cells are missing, damaged or diseased, the body can not function correctly.
Encellin's goal is to provide a safe way to replace those missing, damaged, or diseased cells with a minimally invasive implant under the skin.
Starting with Type 1 Diabetes: In type 1 diabetes (T1D), the cells that detect glucose and secrete insulin are missing. This results in uncontrolled blood glucose levels, when left untreated can be deadly. In the most severe cases, T1D patients will receive transplants to return those missing cells.