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  1. Someday Soon: A Glucose-Responsive Glucagon

      A look at the work of Protomer Technologies, the company that won top honors at the 2018 Diabetes Innovation Challenge. -Trisha Gura/GluTrisha An innovative California start-up called Protomer Technologies nabbed first place in T1D Exchange’s 2018 Diabetes Innovation Challenge for its concept of a “smart glucagon” that has the potential to greatly reduce the […]

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  1. Protomer Technologies Takes Top Prize in 2018 Diabetes Innovation Challenge

    Revolutionary “smart” drug could prevent hypoglycemia in people with diabetes Press Release BOSTON, May 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Protomer Technologies of Pasadena, CA, will receive $50,000 in cash and up to $150,000 of in-kind support as the winner of the 2018 Diabetes Innovation Challenge. The Challenge is a world-wide competition run by T1D Exchange to identify, […]

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  2. A Different Kind of Glucagon?

    Here’s a short video on a proposal by Protomer Technologies to create a smarter kind of glucagon. The company is one of the 10 finalists for the T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge. -Craig Idlebrook/GluCraig On May 21st, the winners of The T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge will be announced. Winning innovators will share a pot […]

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  3. An Insole That Monitors for Foot Ulcers

    An Insole That Monitors for Foot Ulcers See a short video about one of the 10 finalists for the T1D Diabetes Innovation Challenge and vote for your favorite finalist. -Craig Idlebrook/GluCraig The Diabetes Innovation Challenge allows the type 1 diabetes community to hear the elevator pitches of the potential next generation of innovators in diabetes […]

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  1. Vote for a T1D Diabetes Innovation Challenge Finalist

    Cam Med LLC is working to develop an ultra-thin, flexible, bandage-like patch pump. You can see a short video about the device and vote for your favorite Challenge finalist.  -Trisha Gura There is no lack of innovators in the type 1 diabetes space. In fact, we’ve found 10, all who are now fiercely competing as finalists […]

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  2. Finalists Announced for 2018 Diabetes Innovation Challenge

    Winners of $250,000 in Cash and In-Kind Prizes to be Announced at Live Event in Boston May 21, 2018.  Press Release BOSTON, April 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — T1D Exchange, a nonprofit patient-centered research organization dedicated to accelerating novel treatments to improve the lives of people with type 1 diabetes (T1D), today announced that 10 academic […]

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  3. 7 Possible New Ways to Detect Diabetes and Diabetes Complications Early

    By Craig Idlebrook, Glu community manager/GluCraig Voting is now open for the People’s Choice Award, which is part of the T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge. The Challenge is a prize competition that seeks to identify the most promising innovations in diabetes care and to award the top innovators with cash and in-kind support. For the […]

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  4. 5 Possible Artificial Pancreas Ideas for the Future

    You can vote for your favorite new idea for treating diabetes as part of the T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge. By Craig Idlebrook, Glu community manager/GluCraig Voting is now open for the People’s Choice Award, which is part of the T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge. The Challenge is a prize competition that seeks to identify […]

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  5. 10 New Potential Tech Tools for People with Diabetes

    You can vote for your favorite new idea for treating diabetes as part of the T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge. By Craig Idlebrook, Glu community manager/GluCraig Voting is now open for the People’s Choice Award, which is part of the T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge. The Challenge is a prize competition that seeks to identify […]

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  6. Here are 9 Novel Ideas for Treating Diabetes

    You can vote for your favorite new idea for treating diabetes as part of the T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge. By Craig Idlebrook, Glu community manager/GluCraig Voting is now open for the People’s Choice Award, which is part of the T1D Exchange Diabetes Innovation Challenge. The Challenge is a prize competition that seeks to identify […]

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