Case Studies

Early Screening Aims to Understand and Prevent Type 1 Diabetes

Incidence of T1D is increasing in children and adolescents, yet the causes of the autoimmune disease and methods to effectively prevent it are still unknown. In Bavaria, Germany, an innovative study is taking a major first step for type 1 diabetes (T1D) prevention – that is, identifying individuals... Read More

A New Way to Access Complex Diabetes Care

Endo ECHO’s telehealth model has changed one woman’s life. Twenty-year-old Kaycee May of Portales, New Mexico, is still new to type 1 diabetes (T1D). Yet in the three years since her diagnosis, she’s battled depression, graduated high school, married, and had a baby. She currently works at a day... Read More

Expanding Diabetes Care in Underserved Communities

In the U.S., millions of children and adults are living with type 1 diabetes, a complex autoimmune disease that requires careful management and constant monitoring. Unfortunately, a shortage of practicing endocrinologists – especially in rural, sparsely-populated areas of the country – means that... Read More

Building the Bionic Pancreas

This film explores the early stages of development of a potentially game-changing technology for people with type 1 diabetes. The "bionic pancreas" will enable continuous automated glucose monitoring and insulin and glucagon dosing, removing the need for constant and sometimes life-threatening... Read More

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T1D Exchange

T1D Exchange was launched in 2009 to create a comprehensive platform for type 1 diabetes researchers, clinicians and patients that would improve care and accelerate the discovery and development of treatments. Established with funding from the Trust, the Exchange is now a program of Unitio, a new... Read More