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Sensored Socks for Diabetic Feet

June 19, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Siren Diabetic Socks
A San Francisco company, “Siren,” has introduced a sensored sock for monitoring foot temperature as an indicator of [MORE]

Injectable Hydrogel for Diabetic Ulcers

May 29, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rice University Graduate Student Nicole Carrejo Analyzes a Sample of K2(SL)6K2
Treating diabetic foot ulcers is an art left behind. Little [MORE]

A Non-Invasive Gluco-Scanner

May 29, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Glucoscanner
A group of Italian ex-pats scientists living in Japan have developed a non-invasive glucose scanner that relies on IR light [MORE]

Insulin Patch Pump for Artificial Pancreas

April 17, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

CamMed CoFounders With Evopump
There’s not enough technical detail in this piece to explain how the “Evopump” bandage works, but it [MORE]

Pancreatic Stem Cells to Regenerate Insulin Function

April 10, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pancreatic Progenitor Cells in Pancreatic Duct
Researchers at the University of Miami’s Diabetes Research Institute have confirmed the location of pancreatic [MORE]

Skin Patch for T2 Diabetics

February 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medicating Skin Patch
When a T2 diabetic’s glucose level rises, so too does acidity beneath the skin which can contribute to [MORE]

Implantable Thread of islet Cells for T1D

February 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Thread-Reinforced Alginate Fiber for Islets enCapsulation (TRAFFIC)
In animal studies, Cornell University scientists have developed a nanoporous polymer thread that strings [MORE]

Synthetic Beta Cells in a Patch Treatment for Diabetes

January 9, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Artificial Beta Cells
Biomedical engineers in North Carolina (UNC–NCSU) have developed artificial pancreatic beta cells that automatically secrete insulin as needed.   [MORE]

A Genetically Modified Skin Patch that Monitors Glucose Levels

December 12, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Skin Patch that Monitors Glucose
In laboratory mice, University of Chicago bioengineers were able to use CRISPR gene editing to modify [MORE]

Continuous Blood Glucose Monitoring

November 7, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Continuous Glucose Monitoring
The FDA has approved a continuous blood glucose monitor. “The system reduces the need for fingerstick testing by [MORE]

CRISPR Skin Grafts Instead of Insulin Injections

September 12, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Gene Therapy Via Skin
Researchers at the University of Chicago have used CRISPR gene editing to establish proof of concept in [MORE]

Temperature Reading Smartphone Monitors Diabetic Foot Ulcers

August 29, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Podimetricspic
Diabetic foot ulcers are implicated in some 100,000 amputations each year. In most instances, the problem does present until the [MORE]

A Wearable Diabetes Monitor that Detects Three Compounds in Sweat

August 29, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Diabetes Monitor
Cortisol, glucose and interleukin 6 are diabetes-related compounds found in a diabetic’s sweat. To measure those three levels, researchers [MORE]

Injectable Biopolymer for Diabetes Control

July 18, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Diabetes
Duke University chemists have developed, at least experimentally, an extended release compound for treating Type 2 diabetes with a once [MORE]