News from jdrf A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages.

Latest

Aug 10, 2016, 08:47 ET JDRF Announces Industry Development and Discovery Partnership with Pacific Diabetes Technologies

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, has established an Industry Development and Discovery Partnership...


Jul 26, 2016, 13:24 ET Actors, Musicians, Television Personalities And Professional Athletes Join JDRF And Unite In The Fight Against Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced today the appointment of nine celebrities to its 2016...


Jul 25, 2016, 18:16 ET Motorcraft/Quick Lane Racing Sponsors Raffle to Win NASCAR VIP Experience of a Lifetime to Benefit JDRF T1D Research

 Race fans everywhere are invited to help Ford Motor Company, Motorcraft/Quick Lane Racing and JDRF raise funds for type 1 diabetes (T1D)...


Jul 25, 2016, 08:47 ET JDRF Announces Partnership with Arecor Ltd to Support Development of a Stable, Rapid-Acting, Ultra-Concentrated Insulin

JDRF, the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced today that it has partnered with Arecor Ltd, a UK-based...


Jul 14, 2016, 08:47 ET JDRF and TrialReach Launch a New, No Cost Clinical Trial Matching Tool to Solve Critical Challenges in Diabetes Research

JDRF, the leading research and advocacy organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, and health technology startup TrialReach, a...


Jul 12, 2016, 08:57 ET Defymed Receives Support from JDRF to Fight Type 1 Diabetes

 Defymed, a French biotechnology company specializing in the development of bioartificial organs today announced a partnership with JDRF, the...


Jul 06, 2016, 09:00 ET Unique New Book Series from Novo Nordisk and JDRF Uses Customized Information by Age to Educate Children and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes

 Novo Nordisk, the global diabetes leader and JDRF, the leading research and advocacy organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research,...


Jun 20, 2016, 11:00 ET JDRF Honors Type 1 Diabetes Research Champions

 JDRF presented three prestigious research awards to three experts whose groundbreaking research is accelerating life-changing breakthroughs to...


Jun 01, 2016, 10:04 ET Outback Steakhouse Welcomes 'Mates' in Nashville with New Restaurant

 Outback Steakhouse® is debuting its newest restaurant in the Nashville area, opening its doors at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 6. To show its...


Apr 07, 2016, 08:00 ET JDRF Celebrates World Health Day Advocating For Community Engagement And The Acceleration Of Type 1 Diabetes Research

On this World Health Day 2016, JDRF, the leading charitable funder and advocate of type 1 diabetes (T1D) research worldwide, applauds the decision...


Mar 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Leading Type 1 Diabetes Organizations Collaborate to Improve Health Outcomes and Access to Therapies and Technologies

Despite many advances in the treatment of type 1 diabetes (T1D), most people with T1D struggle to achieve recommended glucose control guidelines,...


Feb 25, 2016, 10:00 ET JDRF and Sanofi Announce Expansion of their Joint Research Collaboration to Include Development of Glucose Responsive Insulin Therapies for Treatment of Insulin-Dependent Diabetes

JDRF, the leading global organization funding and advocating for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, and Sanofi US Services Inc., a subsidiary of...


Feb 10, 2016, 12:00 ET JDRF Announces the Formation of a New Research Advisory Committee to Support Fight Against Type 1 Diabetes

 JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced today the formation of a new external Research...


Jan 25, 2016, 11:01 ET Researchers Show Novel Material Encapsulated Human Islet Cells Can Halt Type 1 Diabetes for Six Months

 Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston Children's Hospital, and several other institutions supported with...


Dec 01, 2015, 11:00 ET Six-Month Clinical Trial Reveals Addition of Metformin Fails to Improve Glycemic Control in Adolescents Living with Type 1 Diabetes

 Six months of adjunctive metformin therapy does not improve glycemic outcomes in overweight adolescents with type 1 diabetes, according to new...


Dec 01, 2015, 11:00 ET Six-Month Clinical Trial Reveals Addition of Metformin Fails to Improve Glycemic Control in Adolescents Living with Type 1 Diabetes

 Six months of adjunctive metformin therapy does not improve glycemic outcomes in overweight adolescents with type 1 diabetes, according to new...


Nov 13, 2015, 16:27 ET One World Trade Center to Glow Blue in Honor of World Diabetes Day on November 14, 2015

 On Saturday, November 14, 2015, the spire of One World Trade Center will be lit in blue, the official color of diabetes, to raise awareness of...


Sep 29, 2015, 10:00 ET American Diabetes Association and JDRF Report on Symposium that Examined Links Between Diabetes and Intestinal Microbes

The American Diabetes Association (Association) and JDRF announced today publication of a report in Diabetes that paves the way for a better...


Sep 24, 2015, 15:00 ET JDRF and the American Diabetes Association, in Collaboration with Multiple Diabetes Organizations Publish New Classification and Staging Approach for Presymptomatic Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF and the American Diabetes Association (Association), announced today that a new classification approach for staging T1D in its earliest...


Jun 24, 2015, 13:29 ET JDRF Announces Celebrity Advocates and Town Hall Panelists for 2015 Children's Congress

Leading figures from the entertainment, television, and professional sports arenas will join more than 160 Delegates, ranging in age from 4 to 17,...


May 18, 2015, 14:11 ET JDRF-Supported Researchers Make Gains in Designing Islet Cell Encapsulation Materials for Use in Type 1 Diabetes Therapies

Type 1 diabetes (T1D) researchers have known for nearly two decades that it is possible to make people living with T1D insulin independent through...


May 13, 2015, 08:00 ET BD Receives FDA Clearance for a Novel Infusion Set with BD FlowSmart™ Technology to Enhance the Use of Insulin Pumps

Unique Side-Ported Catheter Designed to Offer Consistent Insulin Delivery and Fewer Flow Interruptions including Silent Occlusions Infusion Set...


May 06, 2015, 10:30 ET JDRF Announces $1.8 Million Two-year Partnership with Lilly to Provide Support for Newly-diagnosed Families with Diabetes

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, and Eli Lilly and Company, a global leader in diabetes care announced...


Feb 12, 2015, 06:30 ET JDRF Supports Janssen's Disease Interception Approach to Prevent the Clinical Onset of Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF, the leading research and advocacy organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced today its alignment with an innovative...


Aug 19, 2014, 09:00 ET ViaCyte, Inc. Announces FDA Acceptance of IND to Commence Clinical Trial of VC-01™ Candidate Cell Replacement Therapy for Type 1 Diabetes

ViaCyte, Inc., a privately-held regenerative medicine company, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") has accepted the...