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  • JDRF Report: How HbA1c Came to Be

    September 8, 2020

    Accurate control of blood sugar for people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) was not easy in the 1970s. At the time, the...

  • JDRF Receives Technology Transformation Award

    August 19, 2020

    International Society of Chief Data Officers (isCDO) recognizes JDRF’s Sri Mishra for “Transformation of Collaboration from Inwards to Outwards.”

  • JDRF: Accelerating Mission and Becoming More Volunteer Powered

    July 29, 2020

    JDRF's bold vision for the future outlines strategies to drive greater impact to unlock cures and drive research that improves the lives of people with type one diabetes (T1D).

  • 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.