Amphibian Peptides for Wound Healing

September 5, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nature’s Pharmacy- amphibian peptides with lavender oil heals wounds
This isn’t our usual fare, but it’s too interesting to pass up.  [MORE]

Converting Stomach Stem Cells for Treating Diabetes

August 15, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stomach stem cells hold promise as a cure for diabetes
“Researchers [at Weill Cornell Medicine] have taken stem cells from the [MORE]

A Tongue Depressor that Measures Vital Signs

August 8, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wooden tongue depressor multiplex saliva biosensor
“Herein, we [at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece], describe the first wooden (bio)sensing [MORE]

Bio-Electric Wound Healing

July 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

How Electricity Can Heal Wounds Three Times as Fast
“We’ve [researchers at Chalmers University in Sweden] looked at diabetes models of [MORE]

Implantable “Fuel Cell” for Managing T1D

June 27, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood-glucose-powered metabolic fuel cell for self-sufficient bioelectronics
“Here [from engineers at ETH Zurich], capitalizing on a new copper-containing, conductively tuned 3D [MORE]

Apple’s Noninvasive Glucose Monitor

May 23, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A top-secret project at Apple- A noninvasive glucose monitoring device
“Apple is close to perfecting a device that would monitor people’s [MORE]

Micromotor Delivery of Insulin

March 28, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Self-propelled micromotor mini-tablet for oral delivery of Insulin
“Herein, we [Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China] demonstrate the successful fabrication of a [MORE]

Experimental Implant to Reverse T1D

March 7, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Vascularized islet cell implant for T1D therapy avoids systemic immunosuppression
“Pancreatic islet transplantation efficacy for type 1 diabetes (T1D) management is [MORE]

Tech Forecast for Managing Diabetes

February 28, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A closed loop of upgraded sensors and algorithms could ‘put diabetes in the background’
“Vigersky said the company [Medtronic] is aiming [MORE]

Bionic Pancreas Automates Insulin Dosage

January 31, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A bionic pancreas could solve one of the biggest challenges of diabetes
“The bionic pancreas, a credit card-sized device called an [MORE]

Glucose Metabolites Rather than Glucose in T2D

January 10, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Key cause of type 2 diabetes uncovered
“Glucose metabolites (chemicals produced when glucose is broken down by cells), rather than glucose [MORE]

Robotic Pill Delivers Insulin

December 13, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Robotic Pill Effective for Oral Delivery of Medications Like Insulin
“Penned “RoboCap,” the capsule is designed to deliver protein-based and other [MORE]

Mucus Clearing Robotic Pill

December 6, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

RoboCap- Robotic mucus-clearing capsule for enhanced drug delivery in the gastrointestinal tract
“Oral drug delivery of proteins is limited by the [MORE]

Bionic Pancreas Improves T1D Control

November 29, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bionic pancreas improves type 1 diabetes management
“Compared to other available artificial pancreas technologies, the bionic pancreas requires less user input [MORE]