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In Diabetic Eye Disease, Peripheral Lesions in the Retina Point to Higher Risks of Progression

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Investigators at the Joslin Diabetes Center now have shown that eyes with diabetic retinal lesions predominantly in peripheral areas of the retina that are seen in UWF images but not in traditional retinal photographs show surprisingly higher risks...
27-Aug-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Joslin Diabetes Center Receives Three Awards from the Boston Business Journal’s 2015 Healthcare Heroes

The Boston Business Journal (BBJ) has selected three recipients from Joslin Diabetes Center to receive the 2015 Healthcare Heroes Awards, which honors those who have worked tirelessly to improve the overall health and wellness of those living in...
12-Aug-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Discovery Provides Insight into the Development of Complications in Type 1 Diabetes

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Joslin scientists have advanced understanding of how the cellular repair process is impaired in type 1 diabetes, which can cause cell death and lead to complications.
4-Aug-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Human Cell Models Accelerate Research into Brown Fat

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A team of researchers led by Yu-Hua Tseng, Ph.D., Investigator in the Section on Integrative Physiology and Metabolism at Joslin Diabetes Center and an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, has created cell lines of human brown...
16-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

San MediTech Joins the Joslin Institute for Technology Translation (JITT) As a Founding Member

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Joslin Diabetes Center announced today that San MediTech, located in Beijing, China, has joined the Joslin Institute for Technology Translation (JITT) as a Founding Member.
11-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Chief Academic Officer at Joslin, Dr. C. Ronald Kahn Is Awarded the 2015 Endocrine Regulation Prize

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In a ceremony on May 15 in Dublin, Ireland, The Fondation IPSEN awarded C. Ronald Kahn, M.D., Chief Academic Officer and Senior Vice President at Joslin Diabetes Center and the Mary K. Iacocca Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, the...
1-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Joslin Researcher Identifies Inflammatory Pathway That Offers VEGF-Independent Target for Diabetic Macular Edema Drugs

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Research in the lab of Edward P. Feener, Ph.D., Investigator in the Section on Vascular Cell Biology and Director of the Proteomics Core at Joslin Diabetes Center and an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, now has shown that a...
19-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Joslin Research Discovery Provides Insight into Development of Autoimmunity

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Joslin researchers have uncovered the action of a gene that regulates the education of T cells, providing insight into how and why the immune system begins mistaking the body’s own tissues for targets.
12-May-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Dr. Lori Laffel, Chief of Pediatrics at Joslin Diabetes Center, Available to Comment on Type 1 Diabetes and Life Expectancy Studies

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6-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST

Back to School with Dr. Lori Laffel from Joslin Diabetes Center

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Lori Laffel, M.D., MPH, Chief of the Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Section at Joslin Diabetes Center and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, oversees the largest pediatric diabetes clinic in New England has over 25...
15-Aug-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Joslin Diabetes Center’s Cathy Carver Deciphers the ACA for People with Diabetes

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13-Nov-2013 1:00 PM EST

Expert Available: Bariatric Surgery for Diabetes

The International Diabetes Federation now recommends that surgery be considered as a treatment for obese patients with type 2 diabetes. Dr. Allison Goldfine, head of clinical research at Joslin Diabetes Center, is available for comment.
29-Mar-2011 9:00 AM EDT

Q&A: Howard Wolpert, M.D., and the Quest for an Artificial Pancreas

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Emerging technologies such as continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) are helping people with type 1 diabetes manage their condition—what are the next steps? Howard Wolpert, M.D., of Joslin Diabetes Center discusses his current research and the global...
1-Oct-2010 1:00 PM EDT

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