Potential Type 1 Diabetes “Milestone” – the First Trial of Gene-Edited Islet Cells Has Begun

A truly groundbreaking diabetes trial is now underway: for the first time, a patient has received a transplant of lab-grown insulin-secreting islet cells that have been gene-edited to evade the immune system. The therapy is called VCTX210, and it raises hopes that people with diabetes could one day enjoy recovered insulin production without having to […]

Diabetes Research Institute and Foundation: Committed to Curing Diabetes

Learn about the mission and diabetes advocacy efforts of the Diabetes Research Institute and Foundation. Check out this summary to learn more about who they are, what they do, and more. Source: diabetesdaily.com