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Looking for a Ton of Islets

March 19th, 2012

The Islet Sheet is an encapsulation technology designed to work with any cell that secretes anything of therapeutic value. Hanuman Medical Foundation is funding the Islet Sheet Project  with the goal of demonstrating that we can cure people with type 1 diabetes with sheets containing primary islets — that is, islets of Langerhans isolated from [...]

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The Second Greatest Advance in Diabetes Technology

February 28th, 2011

In less than a hundred years autoimmune diabetes has gone from a death sentence to a manageable disease, albeit requiring 24/7 management. What advances in medical technology made this possible?

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