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Over the next three days some of the greatest scientific minds in T1D will come together to discuss research, findings, progress, and outcomes at the T1D Exchange Clinic Network and Investigator Meetings held in Tampa, Florida. We will be sharing some of the highlights from these meetings with you in this live blog. Day 1: T1D […]

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The past year was an inspiring one for Glu and T1D Exchange, and I wanted to take the opportunity to thank you for making Glu so vibrant. Glu membership nearly doubled in 2013. At more than 8,100 members, our community is comprised of 5,510+ people with type 1 diabetes, 2,420 parents and guardians, and 330 […]

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Who works behind the scenes in T1D Exchange’s Clinic Network? How does the network and the biobank connect with the Glu community? We interviewed Dr. Michael Haller, a pediatric endocrinologist affiliated with the Diabetes Center of Excellence at the University of Florida, who serves in several roles to advance research in type 1 diabetes, including […]

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On December 2, 2013, The Type 1 Diabetes Program of The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust announced its Automated Insulin Delivery Initiative (AIDI), through which it will provide up to $30 million in grants over the next three years to accelerate the development and regulatory approval of new technologies that will automatically […]

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We’re pleased to share an amazing video from Helmsley Charitable Trust’s Type 1 Diabetes Program that features the Bionic Pancreas in action at the Clara Barton Camp in North Oxford, Massachusetts. The T1D Program at the Helmsley Charitable Trust aims to accelerate the development of tools and devices to ease the burden of living with […]

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In our previous post about the findings from the T1D Exchange Clinic Registry, we shared results about A1c averages and incidents of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). In the second half of this series, the findings offer insight into CGM use and how A1c numbers are controlled through insulin pump use, blood glucose monitoring, and blousing before […]

Registry finding 1A

Did you know the T1D Exchange Clinic Registry offers a searchable database on Glu? You can now choose from 28 different fields to discover how you compare with more than 26,000 other people with type 1 diabetes. The T1D Exchange Clinic Registry bolsters research and development projects and programs in type 1 diabetes by helping […]

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As part of our year in review, we’re sharing some results from studies that have been done. Glu was used to query patients about injectable glucagon, as part of a study sponsored by an emerging biotech partner interested in improving usability of injectable glucagon through alternative modes of administration. In only ten days data were […]

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On September 3, 2013, the Helmsley Charitable Trust (HCT) announced a $4 million dollar grant to Dexcom in order accelerate the development of their new Gen6 Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM). The Community Managers of Glu, Bill Woods and Anna Floreen, took time to talk with Program Director Eliot Brenner and Trustee David Panzirer to learn […]

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I really love sleeping with the Bionic Pancreas. Actually, let me rephrase that; I love waking up with my blood sugars in range thanks to the Bionic Pancreas. It does an amazing job overnight and into the morning, while I sleep, regulating my blood sugar levels. I woke up in the middle of the night […]