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  • A DIY Approach to Artificial Pancreas Technology

    May 2, 2019

    What do Aaron Kowalski, Ph.D., president and CEO of JDRF, and Jeremy Pettus, M.D., an endocrinologist at the University of California San...

  • Insulin Discovered Nearly 100 Years Ago: How Far We’ve Come and the Road Ahead

    March 8, 2019

    Incredible strides have been made since the discovery of insulin almost 100 years ago. Insulin formulations have improved dramatically, blood-sugar levels can...

  • In First-In-Human Tests, New Artificial Pancreas System Smartphone App Shows Reliable Glucose Control

    February 25, 2019

    Artificial pancreas (AP) systems “close the loop” between continuous glucose monitors and insulin pumps, using a computer algorithm to calculate and administer...

  • JDRF Drives Next-Generation Type 1 Diabetes Research With New Partnerships & Breakthrough Science

    December 22, 2018

    JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced today that it made progressive advances this year on its...

  • New Research Shows Improved Mealtime Glucose Levels When Recapitulating Non-Diabetes Like Physiology

    October 1, 2018

    When people without diabetes eat meals, the pancreas naturally secretes insulin and another hormone, amylin. For people with diabetes, a synthetic version...

  • JDRF Top Advances Over the Past Year

    July 5, 2018

    At JDRF, we are committed to funding the development of new therapies to keep people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) healthier, longer,...

  • JDRF’s Leadership Role: Top-Line Research at ADA’s Scientific Sessions

    June 29, 2018

    People with type 1 diabetes (T1D) have to live with it 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a...

  • JDRF Goals Supported in FDA Approvals of New T1D Technology

    June 25, 2018

    JDRF has always had an ambitious advocacy agenda to support continued Federal research funding, ensure regulatory frameworks that encourage innovation and promote...

  • AID Systems Compatibility and Interoperability Workshop

    March 23, 2018

    JDRF and the Helmsley Charitable Trust, in close communication with the US Food and Drug Administration, are hosting a workshop on April...