Environmental Triggers and Determinants of Type 1 Diabetes

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FIG. 3.
FIG. 3.

Seasonal variation in the appearance of the first autoantibodies in young children with increased HLA-conferred susceptibility to type 1 diabetes from the DIPP study (A, modified from Kimpimäki [10]) and the seasonal variation in laboratory-confirmed enterovirus infections in Finland (B, Statistics from the National Public Health Institute). All Evs, sum of all enterovirus infections; CoxA, coxsackie virus A; CoxB, coxsackie virus B; Echo, echovirus; Evsp, enterovirus species (serotype not defined).

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  1. Diabetes vol. 54 no. suppl 2 S125-S136