Washington University


Date of Award

05.14.2020

Program

Type 1 Diabetes, Prevent & Delay

Amount

$125,000

Term of Grant

18 months

Project Title

Improving glucagon assays for studies to understand and prevent hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes.

Project Description

Funds support the development and testing of a new antibody research tool that will allow sensitive, faster, and cost-effective measurements of the hormone glucagon, addressing a field-wide challenge in studies that aim to understand the causes of hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes (T1D).