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Abbott Receives CE Mark for FreeStyle Optium Neo Blood Glucose and Ketone Monitoring System(TM) - WSJ.com

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Cell research hope for diabetics

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Scientists have come a step closer to developing stem cell treatments for pancreatic diseases such as Type 1 diabetes.
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A 3D cell culture system was used to mass produce stem cells with the ability to become two kinds of pancreatic cell, including insulin-producing beta cells.

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EDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 17, 2013: DiaVacs, Inc. Appoints Orville Kolterman, M.D. As Chief Medical Officer | PRNewswire | Rock Hill Herald Online

EDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 17, 2013: DiaVacs, Inc. Appoints Orville Kolterman, M.D. As Chief Medical Officer | PRNewswire | Rock Hill Herald Online | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
/PRNewswire/ -- DiaVacs, Inc., a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on the goal of curing autoimmune diseases, with its first indication being Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), today announced that it has appointed Orville Kolterman, MD,...
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EDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 17, 2013: DiaVacs, Inc. Appoints Orville Kolterman, M.D. As Chief Medical Officer | PRNewswire | Rock Hill Herald Online

/PRNewswire/ -- DiaVacs, Inc., a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on the goal of curing autoimmune diseases, with its first indication being Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), today announced that it has appointed Orville Kolterman, MD,...
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Current Diabetes Reports, Volume 13, Issue 5 - Springer

Current Diabetes Reports, Volume 13, Issue 5 - Springer | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes (D Dabelea, Section Editor)

Human Intestinal Microbiota and Type 1 Diabetes Outi VaaralaPages 601-607Look Inside Get Access

Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes (D Dabelea, Section Editor)

Novel Diabetes Autoantibodies and Prediction of Type 1 Diabetes Janet M. Wenzlau, John C. HuttonPages 608-615Look Inside Get Access

Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes (D Dabelea, Section Editor)

Antigen-Based Vaccination and Prevention of Type 1 Diabetes Leonard C. Harrison, John M. Wentworth, Yuxia Zhang…Pages 616-623Look Inside Get Access

Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes (D Dabelea, Section Editor)

Epigenetic Regulation of Pancreatic Islets Cecile HaumaitrePages 624-632Look Inside Get Access

Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes (D Dabelea, Section Editor)

Candidate Genes Expressed in Human Islets and Their Role in the Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes Joachim Storling, Caroline Anna BrorssonPages 633-641Look Inside Get Access

Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes (D Dabelea, Section Editor)

The Changing Landscape of Type 1 Diabetes: Recent Developments and Future Frontiers Kendra Vehik, Nadim J. Ajami, David Hadley, Joseph F. Petrosino…Pages 642-650Look Inside Get Access

Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes (D Dabelea, Section Editor)

Is Autoimmunity or Insulin Resistance the Primary Driver of Type 1 Diabetes? Terence J. WilkinPages 651-656Look Inside Get Access

Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes (JR Unger, Section Editor)

Continuous Glucose Monitoring: Current Use and Future Directions Daniel DeSalvo, Bruce BuckinghamPages 657-662Look Inside Get Access

Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes (JR Unger, Section Editor)

Rationale Use of GLP-1 Receptor Agonists in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Jeff UngerPages 663-668Look Inside Get Access

Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes (JR Unger, Section Editor)

Hypoglycemia in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes: Epidemiology, Pathogenesis, and Prevention Omodele Awoniyi, Rabia Rehman, Samuel Dagogo-JackPages 669-678Look Inside Get Access

Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes (JR Unger, Section Editor)

Screening, Prevention, and Ambitious Management of Diabetic Macular Edema in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Ryan M. Tarantola, Raj K. Maturi, Shalesh Kushal, Sunil GuptaPages 679-686Look Inside Get Access

Transplantation (A Pileggi, Section Editor)

Transplantation of Xenogeneic Islets: Are We There Yet? Philip J. O’Connell, Peter J. Cowan, Wayne J. Hawthorne…Pages 687-694Look Inside Get Access

Transplantation (A Pileggi, Section Editor)

Making β Cells from Adult Cells Within the Pancreas Philippe A. Lysy, Gordon C. Weir, Susan Bonner-WeirPages 695-703Look Inside Get Access

Transplantation (A Pileggi, Section Editor)

Immune Monitoring of Islet and Pancreas Transplant Recipients J. R. F. Abreu, B. O. RoepPages 704-712Look Inside Get Access

Transplantation (A Pileggi, Section Editor)

Biologic Agents in Islet Transplantation Boris Gala-Lopez, Andrew R. Pepper, A. M. James ShapiroPages 713-722Look Inside Get Access

Transplantation (A Pileggi, Section Editor)

Use of Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Agonists to Improve Islet Graft Performance Yong Wang, Meirigeng Qi, James J. McGarrigle, Brian Rady…Pages 723-732Look Inside Get Access

Transplantation (A Pileggi, Section Editor)

Anti-Inflammatory Strategies to Enhance Islet Engraftment and Survival Antonio Citro, Elisa Cantarelli, Lorenzo PiemontiPages 733-744Look Inside Get Access

Transplantation (A Pileggi, Section Editor)

Bioengineered Sites for Islet Cell Transplantation Sophie Vériter, Pierre Gianello, Denis DufranePages 745-755Look Inside 
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The artificial pancrease and other new research for Type 1 diabetes

Jay Skyler MD PhD discusses the Dexcom efforts to make an artificial pancreas
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I love that the AP is progressing - so grateful. It may be of interest to know how much stock a researcher has in any product when they promote it too.

 

Jay S. Skyler, MD

Dr. Jay S. Skyler, MD, is Independent Director at DexCom, Inc., Deputy Director & Professor at Diabetes Research Institute, and Study Chairman at National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases. He is on the Board of Directors at DexCom, Inc. and Diabetes Research Institute.

Dr. Skyler was previously employed as Independent Director by Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Chairman-Subspecialty Societies Council by American College of Physicians, a Member by American Board of Internal Medicine, President by American Diabetes Association, President by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, and Vice President by International Diabetes Federation. He also served on the board at MiniMed, Inc.

He received his undergraduate degree from Pennsylvania State University and a doctorate degree from Jefferson Medical College.

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Walgreens raised more than $4.6 million to support Type 1 diabetes research in July | Drug Store News

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European Medicines Agency - News and Events - European Medicines Agency releases for public consultation its draft policy on the publication and access to clinical-trial data

European Union agency responsible for the protection of public and animal health through the scientific evaluation and supervision of medicines.
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Experts Debate Surveillance Program for Glucose Monitors

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Diabetes Mellitus Incidence Cohort Registry study reveals mixture of diabetes phenotypes

The DiMelli (Diabetes Mellitus Incidence Cohort Registry) study examines the frequency and characteristics of diabetes phenotypes in children and young adults below the age of 20.
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Insulindependence Welcomes Lane Desborough and Adam Brown to Board of Directors -- SAN DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Insulindependence Welcomes Lane Desborough and Adam Brown to Board of Directors.
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Anxiety In Your Head Could Come From Your Gut

Anxiety In Your Head Could Come From Your Gut | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Scientists think there may be a link between what's in your gut and what's in your head, suggesting that bacteria may play a role in disorders like anxiety, schizophrenia and autism.
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6-year-old girl with Type 1 diabetes allowed back in school

6-year-old girl with Type 1 diabetes allowed back in school | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
By: Alexandra Cowley acowley@abc6.comThe family of a 6–year–old girl in New Bedford, coping
with Type 1 diabetes, won't have to send her to another school, after all. Just a couple of weeks ago, the
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Thyroid autoimmunity in Type 1 diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis - Shun - Diabetic Medicine - Wiley Online Library

Thyroid autoimmunity in Type 1 diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis - Shun - Diabetic Medicine - Wiley Online Library | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Ways to Avoid Diabetes Complications: Talking to Joslin's Dr. George L. King

Ways to Avoid Diabetes Complications: Talking to Joslin's Dr. George L. King | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
King’s research into understanding the causes of diabetes complications, so he can find ways of preventing them, extends far beyond a lab or a petri dish.
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LifeWatch: The Smartphone That Will Keep Track Of Your Health

LifeWatch: The Smartphone That Will Keep Track Of Your Health | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Nowadays we have everything in our pockets. Our smartphone is a radio; TV; web browser; telephone and much more – so why not a doctor? LifeWatch has created an Android-based smartphone that monitors and examines your health.
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Ellen H Ullman, MSW's comment, September 15, 2013 6:27 PM
Video from 2012 - anyone with newer news?
Steve Kingsley's curator insight, September 15, 2013 7:20 PM

Now, if they could make it just an attachment to the phone, that would be the right solution for me!

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EP19/2 - From Awards to Zonulin

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In Part Two of this episode: **** We re-join Caroline Benjamin from the Food Allergy Training Consultancy who’s setting out what you need to do if you sell GF food in a pub, club, restaurant, café, farmers market, food fair or wherever, and what...
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Super rapid acting insulin and inhaled Afrezza

Jay Skyler MD PhD discusses the prandial problem and the need for super rapid acting insulin, such as MannKind's inhaled Afrezza
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I have concerns about the reduced lung function.

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Ellen H Ullman, MSW's comment, September 15, 2013 1:38 PM
Of course Jay is on the advisory board http://www.mannkindcorp.com/about-us-scientific-advisors.htm
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Modulation of microRNAs in the transplant microenvironment to enhance islet neovascularization - American Diabetes Association®

Modulation of microRNAs in the transplant microenvironment to enhance islet neovascularization - American Diabetes Association® | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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Fora Care to Launch New Hematocrit level measuring Blood Glucose Monitor and Bluetooth-enabled BP monitor for iOS and Android Platforms at European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) in B...

ST. GALLEN, Switzerland, September 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Fora Care Suisse AG located in St. Gallen, Switzerland,...
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A Pharmacology Primer for Biotech Investors - DailyFinance

In pharmacology, we don't only have to consider the actions of the drug on the body. It is also important to understand the way the body processes
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How Top Chef Alum Sam Talbot Sniffs His Way Around Foreign Markets

How Top Chef Alum Sam Talbot Sniffs His Way Around Foreign Markets | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Top Chef alum Sam Talbot share his travel tips for navigating foreign markets, finding restaurants, and discovering food inspiration. Plus, he shares a recipe for salmon.
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Health News - More than just type 1 or type 2: DiMelli study points to different forms of diabetes

Health News - More than just type 1 or type 2: DiMelli study points to different forms of diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
More than just type 1 or type 2: DiMelli study points to different forms of diabetes
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