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Clinical trial seeks Type 1 diabetics

A clinical trial at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB is seeking patients aged 18-65 with Type 1 diabetes whose hemoglobin A1C (HbA1C), a measure of sugar in the blood, is between 7% and 10%. The 52-week study will determine whether patients with Type 1 diabetes benefit when their insulin therapy […]

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Type 1 diabetes: Baby given insulin powder in trial

A mum has volunteered her baby to take part in a medical trial she hopes will protect the youngster from diabetes. Chloe Phippard’s five-month-old daughter Ava will take a daily dose of insulin powder to see if it can prevent children developing the condition. The trial will explore if the immune system can be trained […]

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Groundbreaking results in type 1 diabetes research

Story by Christiane Manow-Le Ruyet | Nov 29, 2018 | Tags: Helmholz Zentrum, muenchen, stemm cells MUNICH, 29th November 2018 – German scientists have taken a major step forward in research into type 1 diabetes. They have identified the signals responsible for the development of immature pancreatic cells. This could pave the way for the modification […]