Learn about our latest featured researcher.
Meet the Scientist: Monika Niewczas
Translating clinical research into her practice for people with T1D.
Meet the Scientist: Dan Anderson
Developing devices in an effort to mimic the pancreatic process in people with T1D.
Meet the Scientist: Jennifer Sun
Using optical technology and imaging data to develop new therapies for people with T1D.
Meet the Scientist: Mark Poznansky
Developing ways to perform islet transplantation, without immune suppression, in T1D.
Meet the Scientist: Chandra Bhattacharya
Using chemistry to develop what may be life-changing for people with T1D: “smart insulin.”
Meet the Scientist: Juan Melero-Martin
His goal: to make blood vessels that can surround and nourish beta cells, during and beyond transplantation.
Meet the Scientist: Colin Dayan
Conducting clinical trials in the development of immune therapies, which aim to stop the attack on beta cells.
Meet the Scientist: Bridget Wagner
She wants to find a compound that can repopulate the beta cells that have been lost in T1D.
Meet the Scientist: Elad Sintov
His goal: To find a way to transplant beta cells without the use of immunosuppressive treatments.
Meet the Scientist: Jill Weissberg-Benchell
She wants people with T1D and their families to feel supported and empowered to be able to manage this disease.
Meet the Scientist: Jeremy Pettus
He conducts clinical trials of therapies that can restore the glucagon axis.
Meet the Scientist: Robert Langer
He is developing ways that you can deliver insulin-producing beta cells without the need for immunosuppression.
Meet the Scientist: Douglas Melton
Why does he want to find cures for type 1 diabetes? Answer: His children.