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Research progress: beta cell replacements in type 1 diabetes aim to end daily injections
Novo Nordisk partners on device that could replace the lost insulin-producing cells in type 1.Read more
Brexit and insulin supply chains - joint JDRF and Diabetes UK statement
JDRF and Diabetes UK have issued a joint statement on UK supplies of insulin in the face of the UK’s trade negotiations with the European Union.Read more
JDRF calls for choice on virtual healthcare for people with type 1 diabetes
JDRF has published a policy position on telemedicine and virtual healthcare appointments, which have seen a large increase since the pandemic.Read more
100 years since the discovery of insulin - the breakthrough that saved millions of lives
The centenary of the discovery of insulin – one of the biggest breakthroughs in medical history – will be marked by UK people this year.Read more
“Train healthcare professionals on type 1 diabetes tech" - new NHS report
An NHS England diabetes report has called for increased provision of type 1 diabetes technology - and training for healthcare professionals to provide it.Read more
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