diabetes

A Bioengineered 'Pancreas' Has Ended One Diabetic's Need For Insulin

Posted in Medicine on 19th May, 2017
by Alex Muller

For an entire year - and counting.

Smartphone 'orders' body to treat diabetes

Posted in Hardware on 2nd May, 2017
by Alex Muller

Scientists have used a smartphone to control the activity of the living cells inside an animal.

Fasting diet 'regenerates diabetic pancreas'

Posted in Medicine on 24th Feb, 2017
by Alex Muller

The pancreas can be triggered to regenerate itself through a type of fasting diet, say US researchers.

A 'smart' patch that automatically delivers insulin when needed

Posted in Medicine on 24th Jan, 2017
by Alex Muller

A team of scientists has invented a replacement for daily glucose-level finger-pricking and insulin shots: a painless smart patch.

The World's First 'Artificial Pancreas' Will Be Hitting the Market in 2017

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Jan, 2017
by Alex Muller

It could help the more than 1.25 million American children and adults with type 1 diabetes manage their disease.