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School copes with diabetic students - inMyCommunity - Perth, Western Australia

Welcome to inMyCommunity, the local community portal for the people of Perth in Western Australia run by the Community Newspaper Group.
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Gene function identified in type 1 diabetes progression

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IDENTIFYING a genetic weakness that causes type 1 diabetes in children has opened the way for development of a treatment capable of preventing the dis...
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Using Evidence to Combat Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment: Evaluating Treatments, Tests, and Disease Definitions in the Time of Too Much

Using Evidence to Combat Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment: Evaluating Treatments, Tests, and Disease Definitions in the Time of Too Much | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
PLOS Medicine is an open-access, peer-reviewed medical journal that publishes outstanding human studies that substantially enhance the understanding of human health and disease.
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Against all odds

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HYDERABAD: Will Power can indeed go a long way in helping people achieve extraordinary things deemed incapable of being achieved otherwise. Continuing its commi...
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DRI tv: Pilot Clinical Trial to Test Site for DRI BioHub - YouTube

The Diabetes Research Institute is launching a pilot clinical trial that will test a new transplant site in the body for a DRI BioHub. In this Phase I/II cli...
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Islet Sciences, Inc. Announces Peer-Reviewed Publication of Study Validating Novel Diabetes Diagnostic - WSJ.com

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Some researchers won't follow immunologist to Allegheny Health Network

The world-renowned diabetes researcher who announced his move last month from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine to the Allegheny Health Network has not taken all 19 Pitt researchers with him, as originally announced. AHN said last month Massimo Trucco, the pediatric immunologist formerly based at Children’s Hospital of UPMC of Pittsburgh and working to cure Type 1 diabetes, would move to AHN to lead its newly created Institute for Cellular Therapeutics. Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez, a Pitt assistant professor of pathology, and his research team of four transplant surgeons, a biologist and a pathologist, decided against the move. “We did not feel that it was a good fit for our research.” His focus is development of entire replacement organs. Dr. Trucco is preparing to begin Phase
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EXCLUSIVE: Microsoft Smartwatch Will Feature UV Sensor and Blood-Glucose Monitor

EXCLUSIVE: Microsoft Smartwatch Will Feature UV Sensor and Blood-Glucose Monitor | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Microsoft source reveals firm's widely-rumoured smartwatch will feature a UV sensor and blood monitor
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Google announces smart contact lens partner - Telegraph

Google announces smart contact lens partner - Telegraph | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Google has announced a partnership with Swiss drug company Novartis AG's Alcon division to develop its smart contact lenses
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Pilot Clinical Trial - Diabetes Research Institute hopes to start late summer 2014

Pilot Clinical Trial - Diabetes Research Institute hopes to start late summer 2014 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The DRI is beginning a Phase 1/Phase II pilot clinical trial to test the biodegradable scaffold, one of the DRI BioHub platforms, implanted within the omentum, a potential transplant site.
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BIONIC PANCREAS 06/23/14 - YouTube

A new device may help children with type 1 diabetes. Arise News spoke with the creator Ed Damiano, Ph.D. and his son who has the disease, about this new deve...
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The bionic pancreas data in the NEJM - YouTube

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Cure News: Week 7/10

Cure News: Week 7/10 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
  Hey Everyone, Two new tidbits for you: 1.
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Perth researchers have type 1 diabetes gene in sights

Perth researchers have type 1 diabetes gene in sights | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Perth scientists ask people with type 1 diabetes to assist them in finding out if the condition has a genetic basis.
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21st Century Cures: Examining Barriers to Ongoing Evidence Development and Communication | Energy & Commerce Committee

21st Century Cures: Examining Barriers to Ongoing Evidence Development and Communication | Energy & Commerce Committee | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Gentle Testing for Diabetes

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JDRF Partner ViaCyte Announces Key Project Milestone to Advance Innovative Encapsulated Cell Replacement Therapy Product for Type 1 Diabetes

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Islet Sciences, Inc. Announces Peer-Reviewed Publication of Study Validating Novel Diabetes Diagnostic

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This crowd-funding campaign would give every diabetic child a high-tech teddy bear

This crowd-funding campaign would give every diabetic child a high-tech teddy bear | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Jerry the Bear teaches kids how to cope with Type 1 Diabetes. For $3 million, every child diagnosed next year can have one.
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Adding Heart Rate Signal to a Control-to-Range Artificial Pancreas System Improves the Protection Against Hypoglycemia During Exercise in Type 1 Diabetes | Abstract

Adding Heart Rate Signal to a Control-to-Range Artificial Pancreas System Improves the Protection Against Hypoglycemia During Exercise in Type 1 Diabetes | Abstract | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Sitagliptin, lansoprazole combination affected beta cells less than expected in type 1 diabetes | Endocrinology

Sitagliptin, lansoprazole combination affected beta cells less than expected in type 1 diabetes | Endocrinology | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Endocrinology | A combination of sitagliptin and lansoprazole did not halt the destruction of beta-cell function in patients recently-diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, according to research published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology.
“One half of the group taking active sitagliptin and lansoprazole failed to increase the hormones on which our hypothesis was based: glucagon-like peptide-1 and
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Researchers invent nanotech microchip to diagnose type-1 diabetes

Researchers have invented a cheap, portable, microchip-based test for diagnosing type-1 diabetes that could speed up diagnosis and enable studies of how the disease develops.
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Exploring the Bionic Pancreas with Dr. Steven Jon Russell, MD, PhD

Exploring the Bionic Pancreas with Dr. Steven Jon Russell, MD, PhD | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A collaborative group from Boston University and Massachusetts General Hospital is working together to make automated blood glucose control a reality, and they have announced their results from the Bionic Pancreas study. Scott, who is also a 20 year+ Type 1 Diabetic on an insulin pump, sits down with Dr. Steven Jon Russell, MD, PhD to talk about this project and it's ramifications.
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Bionic pancreas Part 2 - YouTube

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Bionic pancreas Part 3 - YouTube

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Inhaled Insulin for Diabetes: Is Afrezza Worth the Risks?

Inhaled Insulin for Diabetes: Is Afrezza Worth the Risks? | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Will I prescribe Afrezza for people with diabetes? Not a lot, and not for past or present smokers, and not for people with any breathing problems...
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