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  • 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....

  • Can Two Viral Drugs Halt Type 1 Diabetes?

    October 17, 2019

    Scientists in Norway are seeking participants for a clinical trial to see if a course of anti-viral treatment may stop beta cell...

  • JDRF Innovative Clinical Trial Design Workshop

    August 27, 2019

    BMC Medicine 16: 29 (2018)

  • Advancing the Cure with Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trials

    May 20, 2019

     JDRF funds type 1 diabetes (T1D) clinical trials that are critical to bringing new devices and treatments to people with this disease....

  • 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...

  • A Drug for Blood Pressure, and also for Beta Cells?

    July 9, 2018

    Many scientists enter their fields hoping that their work will directly impact people’s lives. That is exactly what Anath Shalev, M.D., of...

  • 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 Heads to ADA’s 78th Scientific Sessions

    June 20, 2018

    Where do top scientific minds share the latest advances in diabetes research? The American Diabetes Association’s (ADA’s) 78th Scientific Sessions convenes from...