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Wanted: A new name for Type 1 diabetes

If there's one thing Lara Abramson is tired of hearing, she says, it's onlookers who insists that people with diabetes shouldn't eat sugary treats.

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Lilly and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Partner to Fund Regenerative Medicine Research in Type 1 Diabetes

INDIANAPOLIS and NEW YORK - Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) today announced that they have signed an agreement to fund early-stage research that could enable patients with type 1 diabetes to regenerate insulin-producing cells destroyed by the di...

Learning to survive, and thrive

Six-year-old with Type 1 diabetes forced to grow up quickly in order to deal with daily responsibility of living with lifelong disease.

Peddling for dollars

The music’s pumping, the cheers of encouragement are ringing out and the energy level is through the roof. Every year, teams of volunteer riders — a great number of whom are from financial services firms — pedal their hearts out on stationary bicycles at the Ride for Diabetes Resea...

JDRF Announces Expansion of Diabetes Research Program Focused on Preserving Beta Cell Function and Survival

New York, March 23, 2011 - The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) announced today it has extended its jointly-funded research program with the Johnson & Johnson Corporate Office of Science & Technology (COSAT), which focuses on increasing the development of possible therapeutics th...

JDRF and Amylin Partner to Investigate Co-Formulating Two Hormones for Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

NEW YORK and SAN DIEGO, May 10, 2011 - The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMLN) announced today that they have entered into a research collaboration agreement to provide financial support for a series of clinical studies to investigate the feas...

JDRF applauds the New Brunswick Government for its Commitment to Diabetes

TORONTO, June 3, 2011 – The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) applauds the New Brunswick government for its commitment to diabetes.

JDRF applauds Federal Government's budget commitments for research

OTTAWA (June 7, 2011) – Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) applauds the Government of Canada for reaffirming its commitment to research and innovation.

Quebec City Teen to represent Canada in Washington, D.C. as Delegate for JDRF's Children's Congress 2011

TORONTO, Canada, June 20, 2011 – Myriam Paquin, 13, is one of seven children from around the world selected to attend JDRF’s Children’s Congress 2011 in Washington, D.C., United States, on June 20 to 22, 2011. Myriam, representing JDRF’s Canadian affiliate, will join 150 dele...

Canada at the Forefront of Diabetes Research, Bringing Innovation from the Lab to the Bedside

Toronto, ON (June 20, 2011) – Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Canada has announced the official launch of its large-scale effort to support clinical trials evaluating new treatments and technologies for type 1 diabetes in Canada. The JDRF Canadian Clinical Trial Network (JDRF CCTN...

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