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November 20, 2019

DRI and Biorep Technologies Commemorate 25-Year Partnership Toward a Diabetes Cure

The Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) has made significant progress toward a cure – thanks in large part to dedicated Miami father Ramon Poo, whose company Biorep Technologies has manufactured critical research equipment envisioned by DRI scientists.

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A Message from Dr. Camillo Ricordi on World Diabetes Day 2019
November 14, 2019 – The Diabetes Research Institute and Foundation join the International Diabetes Federation, the United Nations and millions of concerned people around the world today to recognize World Diabetes Day, the primary global awareness campaign for diabetes.



Diabetes Research Institute Research Report - an update on the DRI's progress toward a cure for diabetes

Learn About the Diabetes Research Institute's Latest Advancements
October 3, 2019 – A biological cure is an urgent priority. DRI scientists are aggressively working toward that goal. In our Research Report, you'll get an update on the DRI's BioHub strategy targeting the major areas needed to restore natural insulin production, highlights of the latest progress, innovative research underway, and what's coming next.


DRI study: CGM metrics in islet transplant recipients with long-term insulin independence show near-normal glucose controlIslet Transplant Recipients with Long-Term Insulin Independence Show Near-Normal Glucose Control
June 8, 2019 – Continous glucose monitoring in islet transplant recipients who have been insulin independent for an average of 10 years clearly demonstrates that islet transplantation can result in glucose levels that are close to those in people who do not have type 1 diabetes, and show improved time-in-range and other key metabolic data. 


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DRI In the News

US companies celebrate 25-year commitment to curing type 1 diabetes
November 21, 2019 | Diabetes.co.uk

Technology is quickly changing how to treat patients, often kids, with type 1 diabetes
November 19, 2019 | The Miami Herald

Diabetes Research Institute and Foundation: Committed to Curing Diabetes
November 17, 2019 | Diabetes Daily

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