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ViaCyte Study Green-Lighted by US FDA

Started this discussion. Last reply by acidrock23 on Tuesday. 1 Reply

Important encapsulation project milestone quickly achieved! ViaCyte announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is allowing them to move forward with a clinical trial of its…Continue

GENENTECH SUBMITS SUPPLEMENTAL BIOLOGICS LICENSE APPLICATION TO FDA FOR LUCENTIS INDICATION IN DIABETIC RETINOPATHY

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South San Francisco, Calif. -- August 8, 2014 -- Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the company has submitted a supplemental Biologics License…Continue

BD AutoShield™ Duo Pen Needle Now Available

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BD AutoShield™ Duo Pen Needle Now Available through Retail Pharmacies for People with DiabetesThe only pen needle with patented dual needle shields for enhanced convenience and safety is latest BD…Continue

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Insulet and Dexcom Agree to Develop an Integrated CGM and PDM

Started this discussion. Last reply by garidan Aug 7. 1 Reply

BEDFORD, MA, Aug 05, 2014 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Insulet Corporation PODD +0.82% , the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod(R) Insulin Management System, and DexCom, Inc…Continue

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acidrock23 replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'ViaCyte Study Green-Lighted by US FDA'
"That is amazing news!! I'm glad to hear that this project has kept moving forwards as it always seemed like an intriguing fix!! I hope the trials go well and they are selling it, say, next week?!"
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ViaCyte Study Green-Lighted by US FDA

Important encapsulation project milestone quickly achieved! ViaCyte announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is allowing them to move forward with a clinical trial of its innovative type 1 diabetes (T1D) encapsulated cell replacement therapy called VC-01™ product candidate. The company plans to immediately initiate the first ever clinical evaluation of a stem cell-derived islet replacement therapy for the treatment of people with T1D. The trial will enroll approximately 40…See More
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GENENTECH SUBMITS SUPPLEMENTAL BIOLOGICS LICENSE APPLICATION TO FDA FOR LUCENTIS INDICATION IN DIABETIC RETINOPATHY

South San Francisco, Calif. -- August 8, 2014 -- Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the company has submitted a supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for Lucentis® (ranibizumab injection) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy. The submission is based on results of the RISE and RIDE Phase III clinical trials demonstrating the safety and efficacy of Lucentis for this serious eye…See More
Aug 11
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BD AutoShield™ Duo Pen Needle Now Available

BD AutoShield™ Duo Pen Needle Now Available through Retail Pharmacies for People with DiabetesThe only pen needle with patented dual needle shields for enhanced convenience and safety is latest BD innovation for insulin injectionFranklin Lakes, NJ (August 06, 2014) –BD Medical, a segment of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced the retail pharmacy launch of…See More
Aug 8
garidan replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Insulet and Dexcom Agree to Develop an Integrated CGM and PDM'
"Nice and much desired ... And this means Dexcom G5 will be a bluetooth 4 device, for everyone interested in integrating it and for its own receiver, or a smartphone app if someone approves it ... FDA or EC mark ..."
Aug 7
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Insulet and Dexcom Agree to Develop an Integrated CGM and PDM

BEDFORD, MA, Aug 05, 2014 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Insulet Corporation PODD +0.82% , the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod(R) Insulin Management System, and DexCom, Inc DXCM +1.77% , the leader in continuous glucose monitoring ("CGM") technology, today announced their intention to allow information from Dexcom's 5th generation CGM system to be identified, received and displayed on Insulet's new Bluetooth-enabled Personal Diabetes Manager ("PDM"), currently in…See More
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Thermalin Funded to Develop Novel New Insulins

Company raises $5.9M in first tranches of Series BBoston, MA and Cleveland, OH – July 28, 2014 – Thermalin Diabetes, the developer of novel insulin analogs, has raised $5.9M to continue the development its new insulins. The funding has come through first tranches of a Series B round, the most recent $1.6M being filed today, was raised from private investors.The funds will be used to advance several of Thermalin’s pre-clinical programs:To augment a $1.5M Phase II SBIR grant awarded by the…See More
Jul 29
Veronica Denerson liked Diabetes News and Interest's discussion Xeris Pharmaceuticals announces trials of dosing soluable glucagon
Jul 28
Brian (bsc) replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Novo Nordisk Introduces New Insulin Device to US market'
"I'm actually kinda looking forward to this pen. I hope that it will make it easier for me to inject in a broader range of sites. I use Aetna mail order and I'm going to ask on my next order of Levemir pens if I can have the flextouch."
Jul 28
Kathy replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Ensuring a Successful Hospital Stay'
"Oh don't get me started. I have been in three of the major hospitals in Minneapolis and the db care was horrible across the board. So, I'e concluded that you just have to "suck it up" and hope the stay is a short one."
Jul 27
BriannaM replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Novo Nordisk Introduces New Insulin Device to US market'
"I've spoken to my office's drug rep. about this. Apparently all the pens are switching to the flextouch in about October or November and they will no longer be making the other pens. I've tried one and it does make it more convenient…"
Jul 27
Mark replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Ensuring a Successful Hospital Stay'
"duh."
Jul 27
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Jul 27
meee replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Let's Cool it in the Bedroom'
"Interesting. I like the 60's for sleeping. Cool temperatures are more conducive to sleep also."
Jul 21
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Let's Cool it in the Bedroom

(The New York Times)By GRETCHEN REYNOLDS July 17, 2014Sleep is essential for good health, as we all know. But a new study hints that there may be an easy but unrealized way to augment its virtues: lower the thermostat. Cooler bedrooms could subtly transform a person’s stores of brown fat — what has lately come to be thought of as “good fat” — and consequently alter energy expenditure and metabolic health, even into daylight hours.Until recently, most scientists thought that adults had no brown…See More
Jul 21

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