The 53rd Annual Meeting of the Scandinavian Society for the Study of Diabetes (SSSD)

Oral presentations – Wednesday morning

Quantitative Plasma Proteomics for Prediction of Type 1 Diabetes
Karoliina Hirvonen, Niina Lietzen, Lu Cheng, Jorma Toppari, Jorma Ilonen, Riitta Veijola, Heikki Hyöty, Harri Lähdesmäki, Mikael Knip, and Riitta Lahesmaa, Finland

Autoantibody patterns associated with initial islet autoantibodies at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes and HLA class II risk genotypes
Mari-Liis Mikk, Minna Kiviniemi, Taina Härkönen, Mikael Knip, and Jorma Ilonen, Finland

Genetic factors outside class II HLA region and their associations with FPIR in a Prospective Birth-Cohort Study in Finland
Maarit K Koskinen, Mari-Liis Mikk, Antti-Pekka Laine, Johanna Lempainen, Eliisa Löyttyniemi, Olli Helminen, Anne Hekkala,  Taina Härkönen, Minna Kiviniemi, Olli Simell, Mikael Knip, Riitta Veijola, Jorma Ilonen, Jorma Toppari, Finland

Flow cytometric immunophenotyping of peripheral blood monocytes, dendritic and NK cells in healthy individuals and children with type 1 diabetes
Astrid Oras, Raivo Uibo, Estonia

The effect of T1D-associated genetic polymorphisms on lymphocyte subpopulations in children
Milla Valta, Ilse Ekman, Tuure Kinnunen, Riitta Veijola, Mikael Knip, Jorma Toppari,  Jorma Ilonen and Johanna Lempainen, Finland

Alterations in FOXP3+ regulatory T cells are detectable in children with newly-diagnosed type 1 diabetes but not in autoantibody-positive children at-risk for the disease
Tyyne Viisanen, Ahmad Mahfuz Gazali, Emmi-Leena Ihantola,  Ilse Ekman, Kirsti Näntö-Salonen2, Riitta Veijola, Jorma Toppari, Mikael Knip, Jorma Ilonen and Tuure Kinnunen, Finland

Circulating CXCR5-PD1hi peripheral T helper cells are increased in children with T1D and in autoantibody-positive children at-risk for T1D
Ilse Ekman, Emmi-Leena Ihantola, Tyyne Viisanen, Kirsti Näntö-Salonen, Riitta Veijola, Jorma Toppari, Mikael Knip, Jorma Ilonen and Tuure Kinnunen, Finland

Characterization of circulating mucosal associated invariant T cells (MAIT) in children with type 1 diabetes and in autoantibody-positive at-risk children
Ahmad Mahfuz Gazali, Kirsti Näntö-Salonen, Riitta Veijola, Jorma Toppari, Mikael Knip, Jorma Ilonen and Tuure Kinnunen, Finland

Determination of proinsulin T cell epitopes presented by type 1 diabetes-associated HLA class II molecules
Emmi-Leena Ihantola, Henna Ilmonen, Anssi Kailaanmäki, Marja Rytkönen-Nissinen, Aurélien Azam, Bernard Maillère, Cecilia Lindestam Arlehamn, Alessandro Sette, Riitta Veijola, Jorma Toppari, Mikael Knip, Jorma Ilonen and Tuure Kinnunen, Finland

Kinetics of immune cell responses in the multiple low dose streptozotocin mouse model of type 1 diabetes
Mariela Mejia-Cordova, Charlotte Soläng, Zhengkang Luo, Lina Thorvaldson, Martin Blixt, Stellan Sandler and Kailash Singh, Sweden

Type 1 diabetes associated differences in DNA methylation of IL2RA and PTPN22 susceptibility gene promoters
Sirpa Pahkuri, Ilse Ekman, Kirsti Näntö-Salonen, Jorma Toppari, Riitta Veijola, Mikael Knip, Tuure Kinnunen, Jorma Ilonen