A new lab-on-a-chip device called real-time ELISA combines blood tests to provide something more like a movie than a photo.
Dec. 24, 2020 • ~7 min
Kids and young adults newly diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes who took a drug called golimumab were able to produce their own insulin a year later.
Nov. 24, 2020 • ~9 min
Insulin is in an evolutionary "cul-de-sac," report researchers. The findings could explains rising rates of type 2 diabetes around the world.
Nov. 9, 2020 • ~7 min
A new formula for ultrafast insulin could work in much less time than the current stuff, according to research with pigs.
July 2, 2020 • ~9 min
If proven safe and effective in human trials, a two-in-one injection could make it easier for diabetics to effectively control their blood sugar levels.
May 13, 2020 • ~8 min
Millions of lives could be saved with this simple drug combination.
May 4, 2020 • ~5 min
Blood sugar levels may influence vulnerability to coronavirus, and controlling them through conventional means might be protective
What does high blood sugar have to do with vulnerability to COVID-19? And is there a role for the controversial drug hydroxychloroquine in lowering blood sugar in COVID-19 patients?
April 22, 2020 • ~6 min
A new way to convert human stem cells into insulin-producing cells cured diabetes in mice for at least nine months.
March 2, 2020 • ~4 min
A bariatric surgery that's uncommon in the US better reduces type 2 diabetes risk than the standard option, a small study shows.
Oct. 4, 2019 • ~6 min
Without two receptors, diabetic mice on a high-fat diet were able to make more beta cells, which produce insulin.
May 22, 2019 • ~6 min