Government of Canada and JDRF Canada announce new research funding to accelerate stem cell-based therapies for type 1 diabetes
November 28, 2020 — Ottawa, ON — Canadian Institutes of Health Research To mark the end of Diabetes Awareness Month, Sonia Sidhu, ...Read More
REGiMMUNE Announces Collaboration with JDRF and Pfizer Inc. for Type 1 Diabetes Prevention and Treatment Promoting Regulatory T-Cells
REGiMMUNE Corporation (RGI) and JDRF today announced a partnership, along with financial assistance and scientific expertise from Pfizer Inc., for a research collaboration to develop an antigen-specific immunotherapy utilizing RGI’s proprietary αGa...
JDRF showcases the CONCEPPT trial, including quotes from Dr. Lois Donovan, Medical Director of diabetes in pregnancy in Calgary - Alberta Health Services and Dr. Helen Murphy in Cambridge, U.K., who are co-principal investigators overseeing Canadian and international sites. The story also provi...
ViaCyte, Inc., a privately-held regenerative medicine company with the first stem cell-derived islet replacement therapy for the treatment of diabetes in clinical trials, has received a No Objection Letter from Health Canada providing clearance to proceed with sites in Canada for the Compa...
JDRF Announces New Partnership with the European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes and Eli Lilly and Company to Fund Novel Diabetes Research
JDRF, the leading research and advocacy organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research announced today a new research partnership with the European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes (EFSD) and Eli Lilly and Company to establish a new research funding program to accelerate type 1 diabetes dis...
Scientists at the University of British Columbia and BetaLogics, part of Janssen Research & Development, LLC have shown for the first time that Type 2 diabetes can be effectively treated with a combination of specially-cultured stem cells and conventional diabetes drugs.
JDRF-funded program at the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation establishes open communication standards to enhance diabetes management and accelerate artificial pancreas research
JDRF in the Globe and Mail, November 25, 2014: For kids, research and new treatment options bring less discomfort and better outcomes
JDRF showcases advancements in CGM technology in making monitoring of glucose levels better and the new experimental encapsulated cell replacement therapy.
First Ever Person with Type 1 Diabetes Receives Experimental Encapsulated Human Stem Cell-Derived Beta Cell Replacement Therapy
Dave Prowten and JDRF Youth Ambassador discuss Kids for a Cure Awareness Day with CTV Canada AM on Nov. 14
EFFECTIVE DIABETES MANAGEMENT: Type 1 diabetes (T1D) strikes children and adults suddenly, and lasts a lifetime.