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  • 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...

  • Meeting of the Minds: JDRF Fall Beta Cell Replacement Consortium Convenes

    November 16, 2018

    The JDRF Beta Cell Replacement Consortium meeting, held last week in NYC, was an opportunity for the top minds in the field...

  • 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,...

  • Opinion Leaders Meeting: Beta Cell Replacement Technologies

    May 9, 2018

    JDRF was excited to be involved in the 2nd Opinion Leaders Meeting on Stem Cell Derived Beta Cells, which took place this...

  • An Advancement for the T1D Community

    April 18, 2018

    ViaCyte, a beta cell technology company that JDRF has funded since 2004, has some fantastic news. In a press release issued yesterday,...

  • A New Alliance, More Options for Managing T1D

    April 4, 2018

    Eli Lilly, a company JDRF has collaborated with for nearly 50 years, announced today that it will partner with Sigilon Therapeutics to...

  • Can a Spoonful of Sugar Help the Beta Cells Hang ‘Round?

    July 14, 2017

    What do you get when you put 57 surgeons, immunologists, cell biologists, and engineers together in one room? The JDRF Encapsulation Consortium;...

  • New Voices Heard at Encapsulation Consortium Meeting

    December 6, 2016

    More than 50 of the world’s leading experts in beta cell replacement—a therapy being developed to treat type 1 diabetes (T1D)—had the...

  • Advances, Opportunities and Insights in T1D Research

    June 23, 2016

    Highlights of JDRF’s involvement in the ADA Scientific Sessions More than 16,000 people attended the 76th Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes...