Tag: Type-1 diabetes

Artificial pancreas protects young children from type 1 diabetes

January 24, 2022

The development of an “artificial pancreas” by researchers from the University of Cambridge (Cambridge), UK, has proven helpful especially very young children suffering from type 1 diabetes. Results from an artificial pancreas technology trial with Cambridge’s CamAPS FX smartphone app – the world’s first licensed, downloadable artificial pancreas smartphone app for type 1 diabetes – […]

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Mitochondrial peptide prevents Type-1 diabetes in mice, study finds

August 16, 2021

A new study of human cells in culture and live mice – by a research team at the University of Southern California (USC) – has shown that injections of an immune cell-regulating peptide can prevent the destruction of insulin-producing pancreatic cells that cause type-1 diabetes. It is very likely that the peptide could later be […]

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