Human Cells Can Change Jobs to Fight Diabetes

Traditional cell biology textbooks say that most cells can only differentiate to the same cell type, with the same function. It seems that some of …

FDA OKs Tandem’s Insulin Pump Allowing Patients to Customize Treatment Using Their Own Devices

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today permitted marketing of the Tandem Diabetes Care t:Slim X2 insulin pump with interoperable …

Researchers in Academia Develop Artificial Pancreas; Testing Nearly Complete

The University of Virginia is developing an “artificial pancreas,” and is prepping to present early results from a nationwide clinical …

A new mouse model may unlock the secrets of type I diabetes

Researchers at The University of Toledo have found a new way to replicate in lab mice the development and progression of type 1 diabetes, a …

Marine Snail Venom Could Improve Insulin for Diabetes Patients

Although moderately mobile, marine cone snails have perfected several strategies to capture prey. Some fish-hunting species release venom into the …

New Diabetes Children’s Book on the Shelves by Mother of Child with Type 1

By: Mike Hoskins, DiabetesMine dLife is happy to share DiabetesMine’s feature of Shelly Johnson, author of a new diabetes book, entitled I …

Congress Wades Into Emotional Debate Over High-Cost Prescription Drugs

By: Emmarie Huetteman and Rachel Bluth, Kaiser Health News Senators railed against pharmaceutical executives last Tuesday for declining to testify …

Is there a Link Between Kids with Type 1 Diabetes and Their Academic Performance?

Is there an association between type 1 diabetes and standardized test scores in schoolchildren? That’s the question a group of researchers in …

Diabetes Tops List For Reasons for Frequent Geriatric Emergency Visits

Older adults go to the emergency department more often than other age groups, stay longer, and typically require more resources and medical …

Senseonics and Roche Diabetes Care Extend Distribution Agreement to More Countries

Senseonics Holdings, Inc., announced it will extend its agreement with Roche Diabetes Care to sell its implantable continuous glucose monitoring …