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July 11, 2018

DRI Launches New Clinical Trial to Explore Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Vitamin D in T1D

Diabetes Research Institute scientists today announced the launch of the POSEIDON Study, a new clinical trial that will assess the impact of high-dose omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin D supplementation on blocking the progression of type 1 diabetes (T1D). DRI Director Dr. Camillo Ricordi explains more in this video.

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D.A.D.’s Day Bucket Collections for Diabetes Cure Returns to NYC on Father’s Day weekend
June 12, 2018 -- Fitting of its name, the D.A.D.’s Day campaign (Dollars Against Diabetes) will kick off Father’s Day weekend on Friday, June 15, outside some popular New York City landmarks and busy Midtown area from 6 a.m. to 1:30 pm. This long-standing, fundraising initiative is a joint effort by the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) Foundation and North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU)


5 Top Tips for Living Postively with Diabetes
May 2018 -- In February of 2018, family therapist Ilene Vinikoor marked her 50th year of living with type 1 diabetes. It hasn't been easy for her, but she always keeps a positive attitude. Here are a few tips from Ilene Vinikoor


Presenters at the DRI's first PreDiRe T1D Symposium to prevent type 1 diabetes and its recurrenceDiabetes Research Institute Hosts First PreDiRe T1D Symposium to Focus on Preventing Type 1 Diabetes and its Recurrence
April 20, 2018 -- More than 100 researchers, clinicians, parents, patients, and representatives of major diabetes organizations came together in Miami to develop a consensus on a solution that is safe, efficacious and affordable.



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DRI In the News

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Trial Testing Vitamin D, Fatty Acids for Type 1 Diabetes
July 12, 2018 | Science and Enterprise

Immune System Poses Greatest Threat to Diabetes Cure
June 8, 2018 | Future of Personal Health

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