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Why Scotland Is Now Testing the C-Peptide Levels of Everyone with Type 1 Diabetes was written by Ross Wollen for DiabetesDaily.com, 12 November 2021.  

Scotland has become the world’s first country to begin routine testing of C-peptide levels in patients with type 1 diabetes. The nation hopes to identify patients that have retained robust natural insulin production and who therefore may be able to amend their treatment regimens – and possibly even learn that they don’t have type 1 diabetes at all.

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