Current Research into Cures for Type-1 Diabetes
News and updates on potential cures for type-1 diabetes, that are in human (or clinical) trials.
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Monday, September 17, 2018
NextCell Starts a Phase-I Study of Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Treatment
NextCell pharma is running a clinical trial of their ProTrans product. This is a stem cell product derived from "Wharton´s Jelly"...
Sunday, September 2, 2018
Results from a Phase-II Verapamil Trial
Verapamil is a drug which has been used in the US since 1982 for high blood pressure, migraines, and heart problems. It also lowers levels ...
Thursday, August 23, 2018
GABA Starts A Phase-II? Clinical Trial in Honeymooners
This blog has two parts. The first part describes a phase-I clinical trial in honeymooners which started recently. The second part summar...
Friday, July 20, 2018
Dr. Faustman Publishes Follow On BCG Data From Phase-I Trial
Dr. Faustman published a paper [r2] and a poster [r1] that contained results from an extension to her Phase-I trial [r17]. These results ha...
Friday, June 29, 2018
News from ADA 2018
The American Diabetes Association's Scientific Sessions for 2018 (called ADA2018 with hastag #2018ADA) just ended. I was not there, but...
Sunday, June 24, 2018
Alpha Difluoromethylornithine (DFMO) Starts A Phase-II? Trial in Honeymoon Type-1 Diabetics
This trial started recruiting in April 2015, but I missed it at that time, so I'm blogging about it now. Alpha Difluoromethylornithine...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
GNbAC1 Starts A Phase-II? Trial
GNbAC1 is a monoclonal antibody which has completed phase-II testing for treating Multiple Sclerosis, which (like type-1) is an autoimmune ...
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