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  • JDRF and Gore Invest in Development of Implantable Insulin Delivery System

    January 22, 2020

    PhysioLogic Devices, a JDRF-funded company that is dedicated to transforming the treatment of type 1 diabetes (T1D), wants to develop the ThinPump™—a...

  • FDA Grants Breakthrough Device Status: iLet Bionic Pancreas

    December 23, 2019

    Earlier this week, Beta Bionics announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted breakthrough device designation to the company’s iLet...

  • FDA Authorizes a Second Artificial Pancreas System

    December 13, 2019

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today authorized an algorithm that enables the second artificial pancreas system: The Control-IQ™ advanced hybrid closed...

  • This Stent is a Champion for Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trials

    November 7, 2019

    Stent—Maribeth Stent—was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in the fall of 1997. “It was right around my second birthday,” said Maribeth....

  • 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,...

  • 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...

  • 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...