Matthias Hebrok, PhD is a leading researcher in diabetes, answers a few quick questions about new stem cells discoveries and dinner parties! read more
Just two days shy of her 4th birthday, Brooklynn Hamilton was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.
At such a young age, Brooklynn was initially ... read more
Last year diabetes cost America nearly a quarter of a trillion dollars, but nobody got well. Fortunately, CIRM has an anti-diabetes weapon coming. read more
John Ball was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease when he was 39.
Parkinson’s is an incurable, progressive neurodegenerative disease of the ... read more
"In February of 2007, my wife Debbie and I traveled to Thailand. We knew something was wrong with me before we left. I was 49 years old."
Joe ... read more
Thanks to funding from Proposition 71, California’s $3 billion investment in stem cell research, and the state funding entity it created, the ... read more
Scientists are using stem cells from Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients to see if already-discovered drugs might be useful in treating symptoms of ... read more
Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) develops when the body’s own immune system destroys the cells in the pancreas that make insulin. Since T1D patients cannot ... read more
Nearly 30 million Americans are affected by some form of diabetes. That means Americans are injecting themselves with insulin more than 11 million ... read more