Genetic Discovery May Help Better Identify Children at Risk for Type 1 Diabetes (image) Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University Share Print E-Mail Caption Six novel chromosomal regions identified by scientists leading a large, prospective study of children at risk for type 1 diabetes will enable the discovery of more genes that cause the disease and more targets for treating or even preventing it. Pictured are: Drs. Jin-Xiong She (left) and Ashok Sharma Credit Phil Jones, Senior Photographer, Augusta University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.