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Insulet gets FDA warning letter over some insulin pumps

sulet gets FDA warning letter over some insulin pumps
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Johnson & Johnson starts project to prevent Type 1 diabetes - Juvenile diabetes affects about 5% of Americans - Kuwait Times

Johnson & Johnson starts project to prevent Type 1 diabetes - Juvenile diabetes affects about 5% of Americans - Kuwait Times | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
TRENTON: Johnson & Johnson has begun a research partnership to find the root cause of Type 1 diabetes and stop the hormonal disorder in its tracks. It’s the health care giant’s first project under its ambitious initiative to prevent or at least intercept and reduce harm from many diseases. In a collaboration with immunologist and …
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A step towards a Type 1 Diabetes vaccine by using nanotherapy

A step towards a Type 1 Diabetes vaccine by using nanotherapy | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute and the Catalan Institute for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) for the first time achieve to generate liposomes which imitate cells in the process of natural death. The research was published in PLOS ONE.
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Helmsley Charitable Trust Announces Funding Opportunity for Exploratory Studies of Unique Clinical Cases of Type 1 Diabetes | Helmsley Charitable Trust

RT @eliotmbrenner: RT @helmsleyt1d: New opportunity funds studies of unique cases of type 1 diabetes http://t.co/w35d5sUTPs #2015ADA
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Bigfoot Biomedical Buys Asante Snap Tech for Future Closed Loop System

Bigfoot Biomedical Buys Asante Snap Tech for Future Closed Loop System | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
New startup in New York with big-name diabetes leaders strengthens its plan for a closed loop artificial pancreas system.
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More accurate continuous glucose monitoring systems can reduce frequency of hypoglycemic episodes

More accurate continuous glucose monitoring systems can reduce frequency of hypoglycemic episodes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
In silico experiments demonstrate that advanced sensor and software technology that improves the accuracy of Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) can enable better detection of dangerously low blood sugar and reduced frequency of hypoglycemic episodes. The significance of this direct relationship between the accuracy of CGM and a reduction in hypoglycemia is explored in a Commentary published in Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics.
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American Diabetes Association (ADA) 75th Scientific Sessions

American Diabetes Association (ADA) 75th Scientific Sessions: Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ADA 2015.
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Hybrid Closed Loop Pivotal Trial in Type 1 Diabetes - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov

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Diabetes & Endocrinology - Medscape

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ADA Moves to Improve Referrals for Diabetes Self-Management
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Lots of updates from ADA 2015 Scientific Sessions - have to laugh at the meter they are showing here! Remember that HANGING DROP OF BLOOD?

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TypeZero Tech Plans Commercialization of a Closed Loop System for Diabetes

TypeZero Tech Plans Commercialization of a Closed Loop System for Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
TypeZero is a new startup launching around ongoing Artificial Pancreas diabetes research at the University of Virginia.
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Research Underlying BioLineRx’s Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes Wins Hebrew University's Kaye Innovation Award | Business Wire

Research Underlying BioLineRx’s Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes Wins Hebrew University's Kaye Innovation Award | Business Wire | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
BioLineRx announced today that research underlying BL-9020, for the treatment of Type 1 diabetes, won the Hebrew University's prestigious Kaye Innovat
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Implantable biosensor chip can monitor glucose and drugs in real-time - SlashGear

Implantable biosensor chip can monitor glucose and drugs in real-time - SlashGear | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A team from the EPFL integrated Systems Laboratory have unveiled a new implantable sensor that is about a centimeter long that is designed to be implanted under
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Medtronic, BD Collaborate to Launch Insulin Infusion Set

Medtronic, BD Collaborate to Launch Insulin Infusion Set | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
The partnership will enable both Medtronic (MDT) and Becton, Dickinson to address the unmet needs of diabetes treatment.
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Intranasal ‘Puff’ of Glucagon May Safely, Effectively Treat Hypoglycemia

Intranasal glucagon can safely and effectively treat hypoglycemia in children with type 1 diabetes (T1D), according to new findings presented at the American Diabetes Association's annual meeting in Boston.
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New Thiel Fellow is developing glucose-sensing contact lenses | mobihealthnews

New Thiel Fellow is developing glucose-sensing contact lenses | mobihealthnews | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
RT @MobiHealthNews: New Thiel Fellow is developing glucose-sensing contact lenses http://t.co/WVR8EXgWeN
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Diabetic researchers pinpoint gene key to reactivating insulin-producing beta cells

Diabetic researchers pinpoint gene key to reactivating insulin-producing beta cells | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Led by professor Jeffery Tessem, four students with diabetes are investigating the molecular pathways that can activate the replication of beta cells. Beta cells are insulin-producing pancreas cells that are attacked and destroyed by the immune system of those with Type 1 diabetes.
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Hope is seen for type 1 diabetes fix, but obesity still clouds type 2 outlook

Hope is seen for type 1 diabetes fix, but obesity still clouds type 2 outlook | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
By Marie Powers News Editor Before the curtains even closed on the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting, attention is turning to the American Diabetes Association's (ADA) 75th Sc
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Reasonable summary of research being pursued.  Not sure what "diabetes fix" means ;-)

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Massachusetts General Hospital launches phase II trial of BCG vaccine to reverse type 1 diabetes

Massachusetts General Hospital launches phase II trial of BCG vaccine to reverse type 1 diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A phase II clinical trial testing the ability of the generic BCG vaccine to reverse advanced type 1 diabetes has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration. The trial to be led by Denise Faustman, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Immunobiology Laboratory, will soon begin enrolling participants.
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No relief in sight for rising costs of diabetes medications

Don’t expect much relief from the rising costs of medications to treat diabetes. Just as the costs of generic and brand name diabetes medications continue to rise, the cost of developing and introduci
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Medtronic Accelerates Path to Artificial Pancreas with New MiniMed 640G Data and Start of Hybrid Closed Loop Trial

Medtronic Accelerates Path to Artificial Pancreas with New MiniMed 640G Data and Start of Hybrid Closed Loop Trial | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
MiniMed 640G System Shown to Further Reduce Hypoglycemia; Pivotal Study to Examine Safety of Hybrid Closed Loop System for People with Diabetes BOSTON - June 6, 2015 - As part of its commitment to developing ...
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Glooko to Highlight Integration of Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) Data into Its Diabetes Management Platform at ADA 2015 Conference

(PRWEB) June 03, 2015 -- Addition of Insulin Pump & CGM data, used for intensive glucose management of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, enhances utility of Glooko’s remote monitoring and predictive glucose analytics tools for high-risk diabetes patients and their healthcare providers.
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Kelly Close and Adam Brown, of diaTribe talk about #Diabetes Tech and Research

Kelly Close and Adam Brown, of diaTribe talk about #Diabetes Tech and Research | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Kelly Close and Adam Brown, of diaTribe talk about #Diabetes Tech and Research
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FDA Releases Vast Trove of Medical Device Data in Hopes of Transforming Healthcare Delivery | RAPS

FDA Releases Vast Trove of Medical Device Data in Hopes of Transforming Healthcare Delivery | RAPS | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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