U of M Looking for Volunteers for PERL Study

The University of Minnesota is conducting a clinical trial to study a potential treatment to delay kidney failure in persons with type 1 diabetes and early kidney disease. The Preventing Early Renal Loss in Diabetes (PERL) study is looking for individuals who are: • between the ages of 18 and 70 • who have had […]

TrialNet Looking for Volunteers

If you are between the ages of 1 and 46 and have a relative with T1D, you may be eligible for the Pathway to Prevention Study. The study involves drawing less than a half teaspoon of blood that is screened for auto-antibodies to T1D. This process can reveal those who are at risk of developing […]

Five-Site Research Event Focused on Encapsulation

Thanks to all who participated in our first ever 5-site Research Spotlight Event, connecting St. Paul, Rochester, Duluth, Fargo and Sioux Falls!  We were proud to host JDRF Senior Scientific Program Manager Dr. Albert Hwa, who shared the exciting research progress in the area of encapsulation.  This type of research progress only happens because of […]

Mayo Clinic Seeking Patients for Research

Mayo Clinic is seeking patients between the ages of 18 and 40 years old with recently diagnosed T1D (within the last 6 months). The purpose of this study is to determine if activation of a person’s immune system in the intestines can be a contributing cause to T1D. Participation includes two outpatient visits and you […]

JDRF Research Summit Is Online!

We are pleased to let you know that the April 29, 2013 Research Summit is now available to view online.  The video is a two part series, totaling two hours in length.  Below you will find a detailed timeline of the event for your convenience.  CLICK HERE to view the videos. Video Timeline: Part I: 0:00-8:30 Camille […]