Thursday, May 22, 2014

Producing New Beta Cells

This link discusses recent work being done to reprogram cells to produce functioning Beta cells. These beta cells would then be injected into a type 1 diabetic's body to provide insulin without injections or a pump. Read about it here:

http://gladstoneinstitutes.org/node/11467

Friday, May 9, 2014

Using The Artificial Pancreas

This lady used an artificial pancreas for five days., with great results. Read about her experience here.