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The Quest to Develop a Sesame-Seed Sized CGM

How the founder of Integrated Medical Sensors was motivated to develop better blood sugar monitoring options by his mother’s diabetes diagnosis.

excom Announces Plans For Limited G7 CGM Rollout in Late 2020

Dexcom officials shared this news and more details about its pipeline of diabetes technology in a recent earnings call.

Health Care Providers Tout Benefits of CGM Use at AADE Meeting

Presenters, including members of the T1D Exchange Quality Improvement Collaborative, discussed ways to raise awareness of the upside of CGM use among the patient population.

Beta Bionics Secures Funding for Pivotal iLet Bionic Pancreas Trials

We talk with CEO Ed Damiano about the final stages of development to bring this device to market.

Anticipating Rising Demand Worldwide, Abbott Aims to Boost Production of Freestyle Libre System

The medical device maker is hoping to keep costs down and increase access to its novel glucose monitoring device.

New Light Shed on Timing of Large-Scale Medtronic MiniMed Voluntary Recall

The move was made just a week after the FDA met with hackers who created an app to expose the vulnerability of the older insulin pumps, according to a Wired report.

Sanofi Negotiating with Biocorp to Integrate Mallya Smart Cap to its Care Platform

Sanofi’s $4 million investment comes shortly after news that Biocorp has gained European approval for its smart cap as a new class of medical device.

One Drop Glucose Monitoring System Now Available at Select Apple Stores

Individuals with diabetes will now be able to purchase the One Drop system at select Apple Stores. Previously, Apple sold the glucose monitoring system online.

Study Finds Omnipod Horizon Closed-Loop System Is Effective and Safe for Small Children

The hybrid system, which automates basal insulin delivery, was tested in a non-clinical setting in this hotel-based study of children between two years of age and just under six years of age.

A recall has been initiated of certain MiniMed Paradigm pumps and the MiniMed 508 because security researchers have identified potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities. The security flaws have long been known by those who have used the pumps to make DIY artificial pancreas systems.