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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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What you need to know about fruit and diabetesFruit and Diabetes: What You Need To Know

December 2019 -- One of our PEP Squad (Parents Empowering Parents) moms with a newly diagnosed child wanted to know the do’s and don’ts of “fruit and diabetes.” So, we asked for more info from the expert nutritionists at the DRI, and we think you’ll like the advice they offered up. (HINT: You can still enjoy fruit’s sweet, juicy goodness!) Here’s what you need to know...


Elizabeth Forrest, Dancing for DiabetesFrom Driveway to Stage: Elizabeth Forrest is Dancing Toward a Diabetes Cure

December 2019 – It all started with a performance in her driveway, according to Dancing for Diabetes president and founder Elizabeth Forrest. Today, the nonprofit organization is a rising force in the diabetes community. Its reach extends well beyond its Orlando headquarters to people with type 1 diabetes throughout the country. And to date, Dancing for Diabetes has donated $145,000 to the DRI.


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.




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DRI In the News

Vitamin D and Type 1 Diabetes: What the Research Says
December 5, 2019 | Diabetes Self-Management

How a Family Business has Buoyed the Diabetes Research Institute
December 4, 2019 | DiabetesMine

Regenerative Medicine in Type 1 Diabetes: Opportunities and Obstacles
November 25, 2019 | EndocrineWeb

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