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Diagnostic dilemma: clinical and histological abnormalities in a hispanic patient with diabetes (Diabetes Care)

Published: August 31st, 2016

A case study in a 32-year-old Hispanic patient who lived with type 1 diabetes for 19 years. View the article here. Jacobson, L. M., Posgai, A. L., Campbell-Thompson, M., Shatz […]

Islet cell hyperexpression of HLA class 1 antigens: a defining feature in type 1 diabetes (Diabetologia)

Published: August 31st, 2016

The researchers explored whether HLA class 1 hyperexpression could be a valid explanation for the demise of pancreatic beta cells in type 1 diabetes. View the article here. Richardson SJ, […]

Reversion of β-Cell Autoimmunity Changes Risk of Type 1 Diabetes: TEDDY Study (Diabetes Care)

Published: August 31st, 2016

Researchers examined whether reversion of beta cell autoantibodies has any effect on the risk of type 1 diabetes in children up to 10 years of age. Reversions were most restricted […]

Pancreas-enriched miRNAs are altered in the circulation of subjects with diabetes: a pilot cross-sectional study (Scientific Reports)

Published: August 31st, 2016

Researchers examined potential biomarkers that could be used to distinguish different subtypes of diabetes and ultimately help improve patient outcomes by preventing misdiagnosis and delayed treatment. Visit the article here. […]

Hungry parents may feed their kids more, UF study finds

Published: August 29th, 2016

Reposted from UF Office of Research, Written by Jill Pease “The hungrier parents are at mealtimes, a new study shows, the more they may feed their young children, which could […]

Stopping a dangerous liver disease

Published: August 29th, 2016

The Medical Crisis Without A Headline

Published: August 18th, 2016

Safe at School Workshop to be hosted at University of Florida on Sunday, Aug. 21

Published: August 15th, 2016

The American Diabetes Association is hosting a Safe at School workshop for parents of children with diabetes, at the University of Florida on Sunday, August 21. Parents will learn about […]

UF Diabetes Institute to donate glucometers for HealthStreet Community Health Workers

Published: August 9th, 2016

Normal Weight May Not Protect Against Diabetes

Published: August 1st, 2016

Repost from: U.S. News written by Serena Gordon. Type 2 diabetes has long been considered a disease of the overweight and obese, but a new study challenges that notion. It […]