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The European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) conference drew to a close in Berlin last week. Anna Morris, our Assistant Director of Research Strategy and Partnership, was there to bring us back the latest diabetes research news. First up, Type 1 highlights. Evidence continues to build for the artificial pancreas In 2017 the…

We’ve already brought you the big Type 1 research stories from an action packed few days at the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) in Berlin. This time we’re talking Type 2. Anna Morris, our Assistant Director of Research Strategy and Partnership, wraps-up the research developments that caught her eye. Do some people…

Genetics was high on the agenda at this year’s EASD, with a move toward challenging the ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach of diagnosing and treating different types of diabetes. Using genetics to prevent Type 1 TrialNet screens relatives of people with Type 1 diabetes to work out their personal risk of developing the condition. They have now screened…