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  • JDRF Research Strategy: Cures and Improving Lives

    May 31, 2019

    They shared new developments and applauded the speed of scientific advancements. At this year’s Strategic Research Session, the tone was dynamic as...

  • The 20th Anniversary of the Edmonton Protocol

    March 11, 2019

    This day, 20 years ago, a person with type 1 diabetes (T1D) was cured. Well, pseudo-cured. On March 11, 1999, the Edmonton...

  • JDRF Top Advances Over the Past Year

    July 1, 2019

    Thanks to the efforts of our donors and volunteers, we have made a series of top advances in our fight to cure...

  • At ADA, JDRF-Funded Research Takes Center Stage

    June 17, 2019

    JDRF was there when the top type 1 diabetes (T1D) experts from all over the world convened this month at the American...

  • 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...

  • JDRF Heads to ADA’s 79th Scientific Sessions

    June 6, 2019

    The American Diabetes Association’s (ADA) 79th Scientific Sessions is almost here! From June 7-11, in San Francisco, CA, scientists and healthcare professionals...

  • JDRF Beta Cell Replacement Consortium: Sharing Data and Resources, Saving Time and Money

    June 5, 2019

    The JDRF Spring Beta Cell Replacement Consortium meeting, held recently in NYC, allowed 55 researchers from a diversity of destinations and expertise...

  • Proof-of-Concept for Hypoglycemia Prevention

    June 5, 2019

    Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, can have serious effects, and it is, for most people with type 1 diabetes (T1D), the most...

  • Your Cancer is Gone; Type 1 Diabetes is Here

    May 31, 2019

    Immunotherapy has transformed cancer care. In some cases, cancer is effectively cured in people with stage 4 disease. But it has a...