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CGMs available on prescription from August 2022
Anyone with type 1 diabetes can now access real-time continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) through their GP or local hospital.Read more
JDRF researchers reprogramme donor type 1 pancreas cells to produce insulin
In a project funded by JDRF, scientists have turned on a gene in cells from a person with type 1 diabetes that allows them to produce insulin again.Read more
JDRF and DigiBete partner up to support young people living with type 1 diabetes
We're delighted to announce that we're going to be working together with DigiBete to support children, young people and their families.Read more
Type 1 Diabetes Grand Challenge launches first research call
Following the exciting announcement in April about a new partnership between the Steve Morgan Foundation, Diabetes UK and JDRF to invest £50m into game-changing type 1 diabetes research, we have opened our first funding round.Read more
100 Squats a Day in September
Join our brand-new Facebook challenge today! Your challenge is to complete 100 squats a day during the month of September. That’s a total of 3,000 squats! Are you up for it?!Read more
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