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Data Will Fuel A New Era of Type 1 Diabetes Care, Says Endocrinologist

Speaking at the T1D Exchange annual meeting, Glooko Chief Medical Officer Dr. Mark Clements shares how un-siloed health data has the potential to reshape the care provided to people with type 1 diabetes.

Researchers have discovered that an increase of a particular type of microRNA in the bloodstream appears to herald the onset of type 1 diabetes.

-Kelsie LaFerriere The T1D Exchange Registry (hereon referred to as the Registry) is a research study designed to harness the power of people with type 1 diabetes. By completing a questionnaire once a year and opportunities to join other type 1 diabetes research, participants can add their voices, experiences, and data to a body of […]

JDRF and Beyond Type 1 Announce Alliance

The two largest advocacy organizations for people with type 1 diabetes will work closely together to amplify each other’s work and reduce overlap in their dual missions.

Why CGM May Be the Most Important Technology for People with Type 1 Diabetes

New research affirms the importance of CGM use in blood sugar management. We discuss the value of CGMs with Dr. Tomas Walker, the Senior Medical Director for Dexcom.

Check out a live stream of T1D Exchange’s Annual Meeting 2019 in Cambridge, MA: Live Stream The event has featured speakers from the FDA, faculty from our Quality Improvement Collaborative, and more. Join us online for insights, questions, and discussion panels!

Insulin Singled Out in Ambitious Bill By House Democrats to Lower Drug Prices

The bill would mandate that the government negotiate with drug makers about the price of insulin, both in the Medicare program and for the open insurance market. It also includes many other mechanisms intended to lower the price of insulin and other drugs.

FDA experts and Clinicians to Speak at the T1D Exchange Annual Meeting on September 23rd

-T1D Exchange staff On September 23rd, T1D Exchange will hold its annual meeting at the Royal Sonesta in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The theme of this year’s meeting is data–and the  organization’s commitment to use it alongside collaboration to improve outcomes for individuals with type 1 diabetes. In the keynote address, “The Evolution of Real-World Evidence in […]

Children with High Genetic Risk for Type 1 Diabetes Have Distinct Gut Microbiomes When Compared to Those at Lower Risk

An examination of 403 biological samples reveals that some gut bacteria was absent in children at higher risk of developing type 1 diabetes.