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Archive for July, 2011

diaTribe Report: Targeting a Cure for Type 1 Diabetes

July 31st, 2011

“Targeting a Cure for Type 1 Diabetes” has been published on diaTribe by Kelly Close’s Close Concerns diabetes research organization.  It is detailed, well considered, and makes room for personal opinions, observations and predictions.  I recommend you download and read it, here.  Our work on the Islet Sheet is described in page 67 in the [...]

Diabetes in the Press
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Highlights of ADA Scientific Sessions II – 2011 Banting Lecture

July 20th, 2011

One of the pleasures of attending a big meeting is that sometimes you learn something.  That was certainly case at this year’s Banting Lecture, delivered by Banting Medal winner Barbara Corkey of Boston University. She delivered a very stimulating and thought-provoking lecture with observations from the edge of obesity research that suggest new research directions. She believes [...]

Current Research
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Highlights of ADA Scientific Sessions I – BGC Trial

July 4th, 2011

The American Diabetes Association held its annual Scientific Sessions last week in San Diego.  Everybody else in the Islet Sheet research group had work to do so I attended alone.  Next time I will summarize all the presentations I found interesting.  This week I will fill you in on the poster that made the front [...]

Current Research, Uncategorized
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