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Bionic Bill on the Radio

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Being bionic this past September was such an over-the-top experience that has had an enduring impact ever since I participated in the study. I had an opportunity to talk about it at Stamford Hospital on November 13, and was thrilled by how many people stayed to ask questions. Then, as luck would have it, my […]

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  On September 12, 2013, the Glu Team welcomed principal investigators and study participants of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas to answer questions from the Glu Community. In this video the Glu Community asks if Novolog will be tested in the Bionic Pancreas. Ed Damiano, PhD, Principal Investigator; Steven Russell, MD, PhD, […]

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  On September 12, 2013, the Glu Team welcomed principal investigators and study participants of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas to answer questions from the Glu Community. The video below discusses if there is a need for more rapid-acting insulin. Panelists Include: Ed Damiano, PhD, Principal Investigator; Steven Russell, MD, PhD, Principal Investigator; Mick Davison, […]

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On September 12, 2013, the Glu Team welcomed principal investigators and study participants of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas to answer questions from the Glu Community. The video below is the full length to the answer of the following question, “What is the status of stable glucagon?” Highlight Responses Ed Damiano, PhD, […]

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On September 12, 2013, the Glu Team welcomed principal investigators and study participants of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas to answer questions from the Glu Community. The video below is the full length to the answer of the following question: “Is the Dexcom Gen 6 going to be the CGM (Continuous Glucose […]

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On September 12, 2013, the Glu Team welcomed principal investigators and study participants of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas to answer questions from the Glu Community. The video below features an explanation of the Beacon Hill Study Design, and offers new details about the trial and the data that was collected. Panelists […]

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On September 12, 2013, the Glu Team welcomed principal investigators and study participants of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas to answer questions from the Glu Community. In the video below is the full length answer to the following questions, “In the future do you envision a dual infusion set for insulin and glucagon? […]

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On September 12, 2013, the Glu Team welcomed principal investigators and study participants of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas to answer questions from the Glu Community. The video below features an open discussion on glucose and glycemic variability. Highlight Responses Steven Russell, MD, PhD, Principal Investigator “The glycemic variability with this device (Bionic […]

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On September 12, 2013, the Glu Team welcomed principal investigators and study participants of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas to answer questions from the Glu Community. The video at the bottom of this article is the full-length answer to the following question, “For those of us who have A1C of 5, will […]

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I am on my second to my last day of the Beacon Hill Study of the Bionic Pancreas. It’s bittersweet already. I’ve become pretty fond of this device as it learns my eating patterns and overall insulin and Glucagon needs. The small doses of Glucagon are extremely helpful to keep me in “steady range”. I […]