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  • University of Michigan Establishes Elizabeth Weiser Caswell Diabetes Institute

    June 15, 2020

    Named for JDRF Research Committee member Elizabeth Caswell, Institute will support diabetes research and development of life-changing diabetes therapies.

  • JDRF Top Advances Over the Past Year

    June 9, 2020

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

  • Meet the Scientist: Developing Devices That Resist Autoimmune Attacks

    April 20, 2020

    What might be the next best thing to having a healthy pancreas that is steadily producing insulin? It could be a device...

  • T1D Research Continues During Coronavirus

    April 14, 2020

    Quite quickly, the coronavirus pandemic has disrupted daily life, jolted perspectives and could very well change how we work and interact with...

  • Talking to an Expert: COVID-19’s Impact on Cures Research

    April 6, 2020

    Dr. Aaron J. Kowalski answers what the pandemic means to ongoing research and fundraising and why “there still are no cures” for type 1 diabetes.

  • Saving Vision, Changing Lives

    March 12, 2020

    Dr. Sun thinks the next phase of research is to combine that kind of personal imaging data with electronic medical data that...

  • Mission Summit Salutes the Power of Us in Both Driving to Cures and Supporting the T1D Community

    February 6, 2020

    Ellen Leake, Chair of the International Board of Directors