Current Research into Cures for Type-1 Diabetes
News and updates on potential cures for type-1 diabetes, that are in human (or clinical) trials.
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Friday, February 16, 2018
Update On Two AAT Clinical Trials
This is a update on two AAT (Alpha-1 Antitrypsin) clinical trials, with a little more general summary of AAT status at the end. AAT is an a...
Friday, February 2, 2018
University of Alberta Starts the Mozobil Phase-I Clinical Trial
Note: I'm calling this the Mozobil study, because that is the trade name of one key drug being used, and I don't have a better name...
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Diabecell Research Closes Out (With Comments on Encapsulation In General)
Diabecell is an encapsulated pig beta cell treatment aimed at curing type-1 diabetes. This research started in the 1990s, and was part of ...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Possible Cures for Type-1 in the News (December)
Here are some "bits and pieces" updates for December. Update on Dr. Faustman's Phase-II Trial of BCG Dr. Faustman's la...
Thursday, November 30, 2017
IMCY-0098 Starts a Phase-I Clinical Trial
I always enjoy blogging about a clinical trial for a new treatment, done by a new company, which hopes to cure type-1 diabetes. As I unders...
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Possible Cures for Type-1 in the News (November)
Merck Cancels "Smart Insulin" (MK-2640) After Unsuccessful Phase-I Trial This is the news everyone hoped we would not get. Afte...
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Results From Phase-I Clinical Trial of Proinsulin Peptide Vaccine in Honeymooners (MonoPepT1De)
For over 10 years there has been a research group at Cardiff University (UK) working on creating vaccine-like treatments to cure or prevent ...
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