Tag: Diabetes

Altered lipid metabolism following childbirth predicts later diabetes risk

Measuring postpartum changes in lipid metabolism in women who had gestational diabetes may identify those at risk of developing type 2 diabetes and enable them to receive preventive care. Scientists have found that disruptions to the metabolism of lipids occur after childbirth in women with gestational diabetes who […]

Pseudoislet system expected to advance pancreas and diabetes research

The multicellular, 3-D structure of human pancreatic islets—the areas of the pancreas containing hormone-producing or endocrine cells—has presented challenges to researchers as they study and manipulate these cells’ function, but Vanderbilt University Medical Center researchers have now developed a pseudoislet system that allows for much easier study of […]

‘Good’ virus for common infection

Antibiotic-resistant diabetic foot ulcer application Australian researchers have shown how viruses can be used to save lives, developing the potential use of bacteriophages in bandages to treat life-threatening golden staph infections which may not respond to traditional antibiotics. Targeting multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (‘golden staph’) in diabetic foot ulcers, […]

#ADA New Data Highlights Severe Health and Economic Impact of Pandemic on Millions Living with Diabetes

Survey of those living with diabetes, released by the American Diabetes Association® and dQ&A®, shows unemployment for this group at a staggering 18% ARLINGTON, VA – (July 29, 2020) – Alarming new data shows the disturbing trend within the diabetes population in the U.S. of high unemployment and worsening health outcomes as they are […]

Novel diabetes drug candidate shows promising properties in human islets and mouse models

The drug candidate is a non-toxic small molecule that given orally effectively rescued mice from models of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The University of Alabama at Birmingham and Southern Research have discovered a new drug candidate that offers a major advance in the […]

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