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  • JDRF Research Strategy: Cures and Improving Lives

    May 31, 2019

    They shared new developments and applauded the speed of scientific advancements. At this year’s Strategic Research Session, the tone was dynamic as...

  • The 20th Anniversary of the Edmonton Protocol

    March 11, 2019

    This day, 20 years ago, a person with type 1 diabetes (T1D) was cured. Well, pseudo-cured. On March 11, 1999, the Edmonton...

  • At ADA, JDRF-Funded Research Takes Center Stage

    June 17, 2019

    JDRF was there when the top type 1 diabetes (T1D) experts from all over the world convened this month at the American...

  • ADA Scientific Sessions Recap—Day #5: Marlon Pragnell, Ph.D.

    June 12, 2019

    The ADA’s Scientific Sessions is completed! Here, with the post-day recap, is Marlon Pragnell, Ph.D., head of the complications program at JDRF,...

  • Two T1D Technology Leaders Partnering to Drive Innovation and Choice

    June 11, 2019

    Two leading innovators in the T1D space have announced a collaborative partnership aimed at enabling those with T1D to select favorite devices,...

  • ADA Scientific Sessions Recap—Day #4: Simi Ahmed, Ph.D.

    June 11, 2019

    The American Diabetes Association’s Scientific Sessions is almost coming to a close! Here is Simi Ahmed, Ph.D., head of the immunotherapy program...

  • ADA Scientific Sessions Recap—Day #3.5: Jessica Dunne, Ph.D.

    June 10, 2019

    There was some really exciting prevention research in day #3, and also screening for type 1 diabetes risk. Here is Jessica Dunne,...

  • A New AP System by Tandem Shows Key Time-in-Range Benefits

    June 10, 2019

    A new artificial pancreas system that both doses and takes away insulin is showing critical benefits in helping those with type 1...

  • ADA Scientific Sessions Recap—Day #3: Dan Finan, Ph.D.

    June 10, 2019

    There was some really amazing results out here in San Francisco! Here is Dan Finan, Ph.D., head of the JDRF’s artificial pancreas...

  • First Human Study to Significantly Delay—by Two Years!—Type 1 Diabetes Onset

    June 9, 2019

    This is big. No, wait, this is ENORMOUSLY HUGE. Published today in the New England Journal of Medicine, an immunotherapy demonstrated a...