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Type 1 diabetes: Could modified blood stem cells lead to a cure?

Nov 30th, 2017

Medical News Today Article – Expert commentary by nPOD investigators. “The beauty of this approach is the virtual lack of any adverse effects, since it would use the patients’ own […]

TrialNet: You’re Making a Difference!

Nov 30th, 2017

“We’re building the path to a future without type 1 diabetes.” TrialNet is an international network of leading academic institutions, physicians, scientists and healthcare teams dedicated to the prevention of […]

Sugar Stories-A Bluevember Event

Sugar Stories-A Bluevember Event

Oct 27th, 2017

Storytelling Meetup: Sugar Stories Co-sponsored by Self Narrate and The UF Diabetes Institute Thursday, November 16 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. at The Bull Do you have a story to tell? Join […]

A Panel Discussion on Women, Diabetes, and Health Equity

A Panel Discussion on Women, Diabetes, and Health Equity

Oct 27th, 2017

A World Diabetes Day Event Tuesday, November 14 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Harrell Medical Education Building Join us in recognizing World Diabetes Day on Tuesday, November 14, on the […]

Insulin Production. Florescent microscopic slide

Type 1 Diabetes Patients Retain Some Ability to Produce Insulin, UF Health Researchers Find

Oct 13th, 2017

As an autoimmune disease, Type 1 diabetes has long been thought to result from a complete immune system killing of the insulin-producing beta cells within the pancreas. Now, University of […]