Ultrasound Therapy for Diabetes

June 21, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Diabetes successfully treated using ultrasound in preclinical study
“That pulses of focused ultrasound applied to the hepatoportal neural plexus can restore [MORE]

Brief History of Humanized Mice

May 31, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Creating Genetically Humanized Mice
“Historically, genetic humanization of model organisms was achieved through one of two methods: random insertion transgenic humanization [MORE]

Wireless Near-Infrared Light Emitting Contact Lens for Treating Diabetic Retinopathy

May 24, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Wireless Near-Infrared Light Emitting Contact Lens for the Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy
“Here [from South Korean researchers at Pohang University [MORE]

An Electrospun Fiber Patch for Insulin Delivery in the Mouth and Eye

April 19, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mucoadhesive Fiber Mats
“. . . we [bioengineers at the University of Lille in France] have investigated the tremendous potential of [MORE]

Non-Invasive Glucose Monitoring

March 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Know Labs glucose monitor use Bio-RFID instead of finger sticks
Seattle-based “Know Labs’ glucose monitors are both powered by its Body-Radio [MORE]

Implanted Stem Cells for T1D

February 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Macroencapsulation device
“These preliminary data from an ongoing first-in-human phase 1/2, open-label study provide proof-of-concept that pluripotent stem cell-derived pancreatic endoderm [MORE]

Training Endocrinologists with the Fakebetes Challenge

February 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

HCP handles a case of Fakebeter
“Could your diabetes doctor or nurse pass the Fakebetes Challenge? Here’s what one participant, Heidi [MORE]

Experimental Cell Therapy Thought to Cure T1 Diabetes for the First Time

February 8, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Potential cure for T1 diabetes using stem cells
“In a Vertex Pharmaceuticals clinical trial, an experimental treatment may have cured type [MORE]

A Novel Sweat-Collecting Patch

January 18, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cactus Spine-Inspired Sweat Collection Technology
“A team of researchers at the Pohang University of Science & Technology in South Korea created [MORE]

Bio-RFID for Continuous Glucose Monitoring

November 30, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Know Labs unveils pocket-sized glucose monitor
[Seattle, WA] “Know Labs’ glucose monitors are both powered by its Body-Radio Frequency Identification, or [MORE]

Micrometer Resolution for Imaging

November 30, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D imaging of human organs using micrometer resolution
“We [at Umeå University, Sweden] present a simple approach enabling reconstruction of antibody [MORE]

From Stem Cells to Insulin-Producing Beta Cells

November 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Generation of pancreatic progenitors from stem cells
“Here, we [biomedical engineers at Penn State] identify a dose-dependent role for Wnt signaling [MORE]

An Insulin Switch

October 19, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Synthetic switch into insulin
“To test the functional coupling between insulin’s “hinge opening” and receptor activation, we [Indiana University] inserted an [MORE]

AI in Monitoring Self-Dosing

May 25, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Assessing medication self-administration using AI
Computer/artificial intelligence researchers at MIT “present a contactless and unobtrusive artificial intelligence (AI) framework that can [MORE]