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  1. High Familial Risk and Genetic Susceptibility in Early Onset Childhood Diabetes. (30 December 2001)
  2. Oral Exposure to Diabetes-Promoting Food or Immunomodulators in Neonates Alters Gut Cytokines and Diabetes. (30 December 2001)
  3. Long-Term Impact of Neonatal Breast-Feeding on Body Weight and Glucose Tolerance in Children of Diabetic Mothers. (30 December 2001)
  4. Stress Management Improves Long-Term Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes. (30 December 2001)
  5. Dual Blockade of the Renin-Angiotensin System in Diabetic Nephropathy. (30 December 2001)
  6. The Center For Behavioral Medicine Research at the University of Virginia is conducting a study of biologic and behavioral factors leading to low and high blood sugar levels in people with diabetes who are taking insulin. If you reside in Virginia, and are willing to test your (or your child's) blood glucose at least four times a day, you can receive a free new One Touch Ultra blood glucose meter, up to six months of free meter supplies, 2-3 free glycosylated hemoglobins, and up to $250 in compensation. (23 December 2001)
  7. Autoantibody Response to Islet Transplantation in Type 1 Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required) (23 December 2001)
  8. Blink reflex abnormalities in diabetes mellitus. (23 December 2001)
  9. Insulin antibodies are associated with lipoatrophy but also with lipohypertrophy in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes. (23 December 2001)
  10. Peripheral neuropathy in young-old and old-old patients. (23 December 2001)
  11. INGAP Research Reaches Human Trials. (23 December 2001)
  12. Anticonvulsants for neuropathic pain syndromes. (23 December 2001)
  13. Microvascular correlates of blood pressure, plasma glucose, and insulin resistance in health. (23 December 2001)
  14. Association of acanthosis nigricans with race and metabolic disturbances in obese women. (23 December 2001)
  15. The Journal of Diabetes Nursing is the journal for professionals working in the field of diabetes nursing. (23 December 2001)
  16. Environmental Contaminants as Etiologic Factors for Diabetes. (23 December 2001)
  17. Scientists develop a "vaccine" against diabetes. (16 December 2001)
  18. Immunology of Diabetes Society is an international collaborative initiative set up to advance research related to the etiology, pathogenesis, prevention and cure of type 1 diabetes. Be sure to read their list of research trials. (16 December 2001)
  19. JDRF has published an updated Research E-Newsletter. (16 December 2001)
  20. Prevention of morphological changes in alginate microcapsules for islet xenotransplantation. (16 December 2001)
  21. Magnesium reduces insulin-stimulated glucose uptake and serum lipid concentrations in type 1 diabetes. (16 December 2001)
  22. Health-related quality of life in type 1 diabetic patients and influence of peripheral nerve involvement. (16 December 2001)
  23. Body composition assessment in type 1 diabetes mellitus patients over 15 years old. (16 December 2001)
  24. Risk factors for progression to proliferative diabetic retinopathy in the EURODIAB Prospective Complications Study. (16 December 2001)
  25. Postprandial blood glucose as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease in Type II diabetes: the epidemiological evidence. (16 December 2001)
  26. The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has published a paper on Improving Care for Diabetes Patients Through Intensive Therapy and a Team Approach. (16 December 2001)
  27. The Children with Diabetes Foundation reports on recently funded research into a cure. (9 December 2001)
  28. CDC says no link between vaccinations and type 1 diabetes. See also Diabetes And Vaccinations and Childhood vaccinations, vaccination timing, and risk of type 1 diabetes mellitus. (9 December 2001)
  29. This month's issue of the Insulin-FreeTIMES Magazine has articles about Evolution of Islet Transplantation, Transplanting Encapsulated Pig Islets, and Using Human Embryonic Stem Cells to Make Islets for Transplantation. (9 December 2001)
  30. Adeno-associated virus vector-mediated IL-10 gene delivery prevents type 1 diabetes in NOD mice. (9 December 2001)
  31. Effect of modified diabetic splenocytes on mice injected with splenocytes from multiple low-dose streptozotocin diabetic donors. (9 December 2001)
  32. Beneficial effects of metformin in normoglycemic morbidly obese adolescents. (9 December 2001)
  33. Population-based survey and analysis of trends in the prevalence of diabetic nephropathy in Type 1 diabetes. (9 December 2001)
  34. The University of Cincinnati has received a $6 million federal grant that will make it one of four major centers nationwide to delve more deeply into the genetic triggers of diabetes. (9 December 2001)
  35. Protein kinase C and the development of diabetic vascular complications. (9 December 2001)
  36. Normalization of pregnancy outcome in pregestational diabetes through functional insulin treatment and modular out-patient education adapted for pregnancy. (9 December 2001)
  37. Use of antihypertensive medications in pregnancy and the risk of adverse perinatal outcomes. (9 December 2001)
  38. Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications - I is an online course from the University of Pittsburgh. (9 December 2001)
  39. Disentangling the effects of current age, onset age, and disease duration: parent and child attitudes toward diabetes as an exemplar. (9 December 2001)
  40. The NIDDK and University of Texas are recruiting for a study to see if an oral agent will prolong the honeymoon period in newly diagnosed patients with Type 1 diabetes. (2 December 2001)
  41. Modern concepts for the prediction of type 1 diabetes. (2 December 2001)
  42. Israeli Scientists Block The Progression Of Type I Diabetes is the official press release from the Weizmann Institute about their discovery. (2 December 2001)
  43. HbA1c Levels Are Genetically Determined Even in Type 1 Diabetes. (2 December 2001)
  44. Improving management of diabetic ketoacidosis in children. (2 December 2001)
  45. Pupillary autonomic denervation with increasing duration of diabetes mellitus. (2 December 2001)
  46. Insulin lispro and the development of proliferative diabetic retinopathy during pregnancy. (2 December 2001)
  47. Is childhood-onset type I diabetes a wealth-related disease? An ecological analysis of European incidence rates. (2 December 2001)
  48. The large increase in incidence of Type I diabetes mellitus in Poland. (2 December 2001)
  49. Geographical variation of presentation at diagnosis of type I diabetes in children: the EURODIAB study. (2 December 2001)
  50. Trends in the incidence of childhood-onset diabetes in Europe 1989-1998. (2 December 2001)
  51. Increasing incidence of childhood-onset type I diabetes in 3 Baltic countries and Finland 1983-1998. (2 December 2001)
  52. Diabetes incidence in children of different nationalities: an epidemiological approach to the pathogenesis of diabetes. (2 December 2001)
  53. Mortality of patients with childhood onset (0-17 years) Type I diabetes in Israel. (2 December 2001)
  54. Two-Field Photography Can Identify Patients With Vision-Threatening Diabetic Retinopathy. (2 December 2001)
  55. Vascular Compliance Is Reduced in the Early Stages of Type 1 Diabetes. (2 December 2001)
  56. Treatment of dyslipidemia in diabetes. (2 December 2001)
  57. Progress in the characterization of slowly progressive autoimmune diabetes in adult patients (LADA or type 1,5 diabetes). (2 December 2001)
  58. Hyperglycemia associated with the use of atypical antipsychotics. (2 December 2001)
  59. Study preserves beta cell mass in people with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes. See ß-cell function in new-onset type 1 diabetes and immunomodulation with a heat-shock protein peptide (DiaPep277) (free registration required) and DiaPep277: Autoimmune Diabetes. (25 November 2001)
  60. Long-term follow-up failed to detect in vitro transmission of full-length porcine endogenous retroviruses from specific pathogen-free pig islets to human cells. (25 November 2001)
  61. Hepatic insulin production for type 1 diabetes. (Free registration required) (Abstract available at PubMed.) (25 November 2001)
  62. Blood glucose normalization upon transplantation of human embryonic pancreas into beta-cell-deficient SCID mice. (25 November 2001)
  63. Hypoglycemia-associated autonomic failure. (25 November 2001)
  64. Diabetes, Nutrition & Metabolism is the official journal of the Italian Society of Diabetology. (25 November 2001)
  65. Intake of vitamin D and risk of type 1 diabetes: a birth-cohort study. (18 November 2001)
  66. In Vitro Recognition And Impairment Of Pig Islet Cells By Baboon Immune Cells: Similarity To Human Cellular Reactions. (18 November 2001)
  67. Fords Donate $1,000,000 to American Diabetes Association Research Foundation. (18 November 2001)
  68. Relationship between autonomic function, 24-h blood pressure, and albuminuria in normotensive, normoalbuminuric patients with Type 1 diabetes. (18 November 2001)
  69. Synthesis of an organoinsulin molecule that can be activated by antibody catalysis. See also Insulin Altered to Lie Dormant Until Needed and Protein chemistry could allow better diabetes control (free registration required). (18 November 2001)
  70. Diabetic retinopathy, visual acuity, and medical risk indicators. A continuous 10-year follow-up study in Type 1 diabetic patients under routine care. (18 November 2001)
  71. The impact of metabolic and blood pressure control on incidence and progression of nephropathy. A 10-year study of 385 type 2 diabetic patients. (18 November 2001)
  72. An association of anti-elastin IgA antibodies with development of retinopathy in diabetic children. (18 November 2001)
  73. Relationship between elastin-derived peptides and the development of microvascular complications. A longitudinal study in children with Type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus. (18 November 2001)
  74. Cygnus Granted Expedited Review Status by FDA for Use of GlucoWatch® Biographer by Children and Adolescents (Ages 7-17). (11 November 2001)
  75. Recent advances in treatment of youth with Type 1 diabetes: better care through technology. (11 November 2001)
  76. Deteriorating diabetic control through adolescence—do the origins lie in childhood? (11 November 2001)
  77. Insulin lispro lowers postprandial glucose in prepubertal children with diabetes. (11 November 2001)
  78. A peer group intervention for adolescents with type 1 diabetes and their best friends. (11 November 2001)
  79. Psychosocial characteristics of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus. (Full text in Spanish) (11 November 2001)
  80. The Prevalence and Clinical Characteristics of Celiac Disease in Juvenile Diabetes in Wisconsin. (11 November 2001)
  81. Emergence of type 2 diabetes in an hospital based cohort of children with diabetes mellitus in France. (11 November 2001)
  82. The fall 2000 issue of the Insulin Free Times online magazine has an interview with Dr. Bob Elliott about Transplanting Encapsulated Pig Islets. (11 November 2001)
  83. Limitations of Conventional Methods of Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose: Lessons learned from 3 days of continuous glucose sensing in pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes. (28 October 2001)
  84. Risk factors for frequent and severe hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes. (28 October 2001)
  85. Fat Consumption and HbA1c Levels. (28 October 2001)
  86. Remission of nephrotic-range albuminuria in type 1 diabetic patients. (28 October 2001)
  87. Longitudinal Study on Pubertal Insulin Resistance. (28 October 2001)
  88. Autoantibody Response to Islet Transplantation in Type 1 Diabetes. (28 October 2001)
  89. Incomplete gastric metaplasia in children with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and celiac disease. (28 October 2001)
  90. Neuropsychological Profiles of Children With Type 1 Diabetes 6 Years After Disease Onset. (Free Medscape membership required) (28 October 2001)
  91. Clinical and Psychological Course of Diabetes From Adolescence to Young Adulthood: A Longitudinal Cohort Study offers the full text of this important study. (Free Medscape membership required) (28 October 2001)
  92. Study Points To Mysteries Behind Type 2 Diabetes In Youth; Researchers Find Changes Of Puberty Initiate A Period Of Insulin Resistance Among Healthy Teen-Agers. (28 October 2001)
  93. Regeneration of Pancreatic beta Cells from Intra-Islet Precursor Cells in an Experimental Model of Diabetes. (21 October 2001)
  94. The first signs of beta-cell autoimmunity appear in infancy in genetically susceptible children from the general population: the Finnish Type 1 Diabetes Prediction and Prevention Study. (21 October 2001)
  95. Prevalence, characteristics and diabetes risk associated with transient maternally acquired islet antibodies and persistent islet antibodies in offspring of parents with type 1 diabetes. (21 October 2001)
  96. Diabetologia Volume 44 Issue 15 contains many articles that explore the increasing incidence of type 1 diabetes throughout Europe. Two such articles are: (21 October 2001)
  97. JDRF Harvard Center’s Third Year Advances Islet Transplantation. (21 October 2001)
  98. C-peptide responses after meal challenge in mice transplanted with microencapsulated rat islets. (21 October 2001)
  99. Cows' milk proteins cause similar Th1- and Th2-like immune response in diabetic and healthy children. (21 October 2001)
  100. Pancreas transplantation in Ohio: A 15-year outcomes analysis. (21 October 2001)
  101. Placental glucose transport and utilisation is altered at term in insulin-treated, gestational-diabetic patients. (21 October 2001)
  102. Diabetes mellitus and the stomach. (21 October 2001)
  103. Double-blind, randomised study of the effect of combined treatment with vitamin C and E on albuminuria in Type 2 diabetic patients. (21 October 2001)
  104. Pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes mellitus. (21 October 2001)
  105. Relationship between anti-insulin antibodies and albuminuria or proteinuria in human insulin-treated type 2 diabetes mellitus. (21 October 2001)
  106. The 37th Annual Meeting of the European Association For The Study Of Diabetes (EASD) meeting was held in Glasgow, United Kingdom from 9 - 13 September 2001. You can read abstracts from oral presentations and lectures as well as posters. (14 October 2001)
  107. Researchers at Monash University and the International Diabetes Institute in Melbourne has implicated infections of common garden vegetables as a possible source of a chemical that causes damage to the pancreas. (14 October 2001)
  108. Risk factor screening for abnormal glucose tolerance in pregnancy. (14 October 2001)
  109. Screening for gestational diabetes mellitus: can we be more efficient? (14 October 2001)
  110. A Genomewide Scan for Type 1-Diabetes Susceptibility in Scandinavian Families: Identification of New Loci with Evidence of Interactions. (14 October 2001)
  111. Critique of the UK Prospective Diabetes Study. (14 October 2001)
  112. Intrauterine diabetic environment confers risks for type 2 diabetes mellitus and obesity in the offspring, in addition to genetic susceptibility. (14 October 2001)
  113. Kidney transplantation in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus: long-term prognosis for patients and grafts. (14 October 2001)
  114. UT receives $1.7 million for diabetes center; promising new treatment. (14 October 2001)
  115. Banned transplants from piglets 'cure' teenagers of diabetes. (7 October 2001)
  116. 'Imprinted' gels hold promise for future medical devices. (7 October 2001)
  117. Heme oxygenase-1 induction in islet cells results in protection from apoptosis and improved in vivo function after transplantation. (7 October 2001)
  118. The effects of HDV-insulin on carbohydrate metabolism in Type 1 diabetic patients. (7 October 2001)
  119. Bone mineral density at time of clinical diagnosis of adult-onset type 1 diabetes mellitus. (7 October 2001)
  120. Drinking water composition and childhood-onset Type 1 diabetes mellitus in Devon and Cornwall, England. See also Incidence of childhood diabetes mellitus in Yorkshire, northern England, is associated with nitrate in drinking water. (7 October 2001)
  121. Double-blind, randomised study of the effect of combined treatment with vitamin C and E on albuminuria in Type 2 diabetic patients. (7 October 2001)
  122. Antioxidants attenuate early up regulation of retinal vascular endothelial growth factor in streptozotocin-diabetic rats. (7 October 2001)
  123. Diabetes clue may improve treatment. (7 October 2001)
  124. A blood pressure drug which shows promise in preventing the onset of adult diabetes will be trialled in Australia. (7 October 2001)
  125. Prevalence of gastrointestinal symptoms associated with diabetes mellitus. (7 October 2001)
  126. Changes in regional brain (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose uptake at hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetic men associated with hypoglycemia unawareness and counter-regulatory failure. (7 October 2001)
  127. A prospective study of drinking patterns in relation to risk of type 2 diabetes among men. (7 October 2001)
  128. Prevalence and risk factors of microalbuminuria in a cohort of African-American women with gestational diabetes. (7 October 2001)
  129. Pregnancy outcome in type 1 diabetic women with microalbuminuria. (7 October 2001)
  130. Evaluation of the insulin resistance syndrome in 5- to 10-year-old overweight/obese African-American children. (7 October 2001)
  131. Acute hypoglycemia in humans causes attentional dysfunction while nonverbal intelligence is preserved. See also Low Blood Sugar Shortens Attention Span. (30 September 2001)
  132. Pregnancy outcome in type 1 diabetic women with microalbuminuria. (30 September 2001)
  133. Clinical Efficacy of Fidarestat, a Novel Aldose Reductase Inhibitor, for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy. (30 September 2001)
  134. Study predicts doubling of incidence of type 1 diabetes in children in Germany within 20 years. (30 September 2001)
  135. Albuminuria and proteinuria in hospitalized patients as measured by quantitative and dipstick methods. (30 September 2001)
  136. N(epsilon)-(carboxymethyl)lysine levels in patients with type 2 diabetes: role of renal function. (30 September 2001)
  137. Renoprotective Effect of the Angiotensin-Receptor Antagonist Irbesartan in Patients with Nephropathy Due to Type 2 Diabetes. (PubMed reference) (23 September 2001)
  138. Effects of Losartan on Renal and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Nephropathy. (PubMed reference) (23 September 2001)
  139. The Effect of Irbesartan on the Development of Diabetic Nephropathy in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes. (PubMed reference) (23 September 2001)
  140. The juxtaglomerular apparatus in young type-1 diabetic patients with microalbuminuria. Effect of antihypertensive treatment. (23 September 2001)
  141. Progression of functional and structural cardiac alterations in young normotensive uncomplicated patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus. (23 September 2001)
  142. Insulin autoantibodies: evidence of autoimmune disease among a group of Puerto Rican children with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes mellitus. (23 September 2001)
  143. Novo Nordisk abstracts from the recent meeting of the European Association of the Study of Diabetes are available online and include several about NovoLog®, a new fast-acting insulin, and insulin detemir, a new long-acting basal insulin under study. (23 September 2001)
  144. Simpler Fluid Management Improves Diabetic Ketoacidosis Therapy in Children. (Free Medscape membership required) See also Improving management of diabetic ketoacidosis in children. (23 September 2001)
  145. Effects of a motilin receptor agonist (ABT-229) on upper gastrointestinal symptoms in type 1 diabetes mellitus. (23 September 2001)
  146. 'Infectious diabetes' theory of type 2 diabetes slammed. (23 September 2001)
  147. Post-prandial insulin lispro vs. human regular insulin in prepubertal children with Type 1 diabetes mellitus. (16 September 2001)
  148. Treatment with antioxidants at onset of type 1 diabetes in children. (16 September 2001)
  149. Nerve conduction defects are retarded by tight metabolic control in type I diabetes. (16 September 2001)
  150. Seasonal variation of HbA1c in intensive treatment of children with type 1 diabetes. (16 September 2001)
  151. Daytime liver glycogen accumulation in young children with Type 1 diabetes mellitus. (16 September 2001)
  152. Low prevalence of cardiac autonomic neuropathy in Type 1 diabetic patients without nephropathy. (16 September 2001)
  153. Increased vascular endothelial growth factor serum concentrations may help to identify patients with onset of type 1 diabetes during childhood at risk for developing persistent microalbuminuria. (16 September 2001)
  154. Two teams report on the discovery of a protein that controls the release of glucose into the blood from the liver. See CREB regulates hepatic gluconeogenesis through the coactivator PGC-1 and Control of hepatic gluconeogenesis through the transcriptional coactivator PGC-1. (16 September 2001)
  155. HOPE for patients with Type 2 diabetes: an application of the findings of the MICRO-HOPE substudy in a British hospital diabetes clinic. (16 September 2001)
  156. Diet, lifestyle, and the risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in women. (16 September 2001)
  157. Genetic susceptibility to macrovascular complications of type 2 diabetes mellitus. (16 September 2001)
  158. Genetics of diabetic nephropathy. (16 September 2001)
  159. Diabetes vaccine to be tested. (9 September 2001)
  160. Emisphere Technologies Announces Clinical Results From Three Oral Insulin Studies.
  161. Pepper protein lowers blood sugars in dogs. (9 September 2001)
  162. Evaluation of the insulin resistance syndrome in 5- to 10-year-old overweight/obese african-american children. (Full text at Medscape.) (9 September 2001)
  163. Glucose induces beta-cell apoptosis via upregulation of the Fas receptor in human islets. See also Elevated Glucose Induces Apoptosis of Pancreatic Beta-Cells. (9 September 2001)
  164. Novo Nordisk established clinical proof of concept for its novel dual-acting insulin sensitiser, NN622, and the company has decided to initiate Phase 3 studies.
  165. Factors influencing Islet of Langerhans graft function and monitoring. (9 September 2001)
  166. Immunomodulatory therapy of human type 1 diabetes: lessons from the mouse. (9 September 2001)
  167. Therapeutic Perspectives for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Molecular and Clinical Insights. (9 September 2001)
  168. Age-old Drug Points To Potential New Treatments for Type 2 Diabetes. (2 September 2001)
  169. Study suggests protective effect of breastfeeding for more than three months in preventing type 1 diabetes. (2 September 2001)
  170. Activation of natural killer T cells by -galactosylceramide treatment prevents the onset and recurrence of autoimmune Type 1 diabetes. (Free Nature registration required) (2 September 2001)
  171. CD1-restricted NK T cells protect nonobese diabetic mice from developing diabetes. (2 September 2001)
  172. Researchers closer to delivering new insulin pill for diabetics. (2 September 2001)
  173. Complete protection of islets against allorejection and autoimmunity by a simple barium-alginate membrane. (2 September 2001)
  174. Endothelial perturbation in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes: association with markers of the inflammatory reaction. (2 September 2001)
  175. Congestive Heart Failure in Type 2 Diabetes: Prevalence, incidence, and risk factors. (2 September 2001)
  176. The British Medical Journal published several Letters about Screening for type 2 diabetes, in reply to Should we screen for type 2 diabetes? Evaluation against National Screening Committee criteria. (2 September 2001)
  177. National Institutes of Health (NIH) Update on Existing Human Embryonic Stem Cells reports on existing embryonic stem cell lines that meet President Bush's criteria for federal funding. (2 September 2001)
  178. Effect of M40403 treatment of diabetic rats on endoneurial blood flow, motor nerve conduction velocity and vascular function of epineurial arterioles of the sciatic nerve. See also Enzyme Mimetic Compound Could Reduce Complications of Diabetes by MetaPhore. (2 September 2001)
  179. Chemical Sensors, Single Molecule Detection and Quantum Dots is a presentation by Stephen M. Lane of the Medical Technology Program at the Lawrence livermore National Laboratory that describes work on sensor technology with MiniMed. (2 September 2001)
  180. The September 2001 issue of Diabetes Care has several excellent articles:
  181. The Promise in Selling Stem Cells from The New York Times examines patents that protect embryonic stem cells and their commercial use. (26 August 2001)
  182. Abnormal Glucose Handling by the Kidney in Response to Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes. (PubMed abstract) (26 August 2001)
  183. World Leaders In Endocrinology Call For New Diabetes Guidelines. (26 August 2001)
  184. ACE Consensus Conference on Guidelines for Glycemic Control. (26 August 2001)
  185. Prediction of silent celiac disease at diagnosis of childhood type 1 diabetes by tissue transglutaminase autoantibodies and HLA. (26 August 2001)
  186. Risk assessment, prediction and prevention of type 1 diabetes. (26 August 2001)
  187. Historical and current perspectives on bone marrow transplantation for prevention and treatment of immunodeficiencies and autoimmunities. (26 August 2001)
  188. Insulin resistance as a predictor of age-related diseases. (26 August 2001)
  189. Novel approaches toward early diagnosis of islet allograft rejection. (Full text at LWW Online) (26 August 2001)
  190. Transdifferentiation of human islet cells in a long-term culture. (Full text at LWW Online) (26 August 2001)
  191. Increased vascular endothelial growth factor serum concentrations may help to identify patients with onset of type 1 diabetes during childhood at risk for developing persistent microalbuminuria. (19 August 2001)
  192. Value of Microalbuminuria Screening in People with Type 2 Diabetes Questioned. (19 August 2001)
  193. Enterovirus antibody levels during the first two years of life in prediabetic autoantibody-positive children. (19 August 2001)
  194. Who reads Internet materials about diabetes? explores use of the Internet in Russia. (19 August 2001)
  195. Maternal and paternal age at delivery, birth order, and risk of childhood onset type 1 diabetes. (19 August 2001)
  196. Expression of Calbindin-D28k in a Pancreatic Islet ß-Cell Line Protects against Cytokine-Induced Apoptosis and Necrosis. (19 August 2001)
  197. Novo Nordisk issued patent for the use of an insulin-like polypeptide without hypoglycaemic effect for delaying or preventing the onset of diabetes. (19 August 2001)
  198. Canadian Diabetes Association Awards $5 Million to Diabetes Research. (19 August 2001)
  199. Specifically mentioning the potential to cure juvenile diabetes, President Bush approves limited federal funding of embryonic stem cell research. (12 August 2001)
  200. Diabetes Prevention Program shows Diet and Exercise Dramatically Delay Type 2 Diabetes; Diabetes Medication Metformin Also Effective. See also Diabetes Prevention Program from the Diabetes Monitor and Press Release from NIDDK. (12 August 2001)
  201. Environmental triggers of type 1 diabetes. (12 August 2001)
  202. Biotech firms seek diabetes treatment. See also Abgenix And Diabetogen Form Collaboration To Develop Anti-CD28 Antibody Therapy and Waratah Pharmaceutical Inc. Islet Neogenesis Therapy. (12 August 2001)
  203. Insulin Has Anti-Inflammatory Effects That May Reduce Risk of Atherosclerosis. (Free Medscape membership required) (12 August 2001)
  204. Influence of age on clinical and immunological characteristics of newly diagnosed type 1 diabetic patients. (12 August 2001)
  205. Simple Therapy Cures Mice Of Type I Diabetes. (5 August 2001)
  206. Autoimmune Diabetes Not Requiring Insulin at Diagnosis (Latent Autoimmune Diabetes of the Adult): Definition, characterization, and potential prevention. (Full text at Diabetes Care) (5 August 2001)
  207. Platelet dysfunction in type 2 diabetes. (Full text at Diabetes Care) (5 August 2001)
  208. Longitudinal study of urinary albumin excretion in young diabetic patients--Wessex Diabetic Nephropathy Project. (5 August 2001)
  209. Oral insulin is on the horizon. (5 August 2001)
  210. The Effect of Acute Hypoglycemia on Brain Function and Activation. (Full text at Diabetes and Medscape) (5 August 2001)
  211. Prevalence of coeliac disease in siblings of patients with Type I diabetes is related to the prevalence of DQB1*02 allele. (5 August 2001)
  212. Autoantibodies Present in Almost All New-Onset Type 1 Diabetes Cases. (Free Medscape membership required) (5 August 2001)
  213. Long-term islet allograft function in the absence of chronic immunosuppression. (5 August 2001)
  214. Inhaled insulin passes 2-year clinical trial. (5 August 2001)
  215. Insulin Production by Human Embryonic Stem Cells. (Full text at Medscape.) (29 July 2001)
  216. Seasonality of birth in children (0-14 years) and young adults (0-29 years) with type 1 diabetes mellitus in Sardinia differs from that in the general population. (29 July 2001)
  217. Evaluation of the insulin resistance syndrome in 5- to 10-year-old overweight/obese african-american children. (Full text at Diabetes Care.) (29 July 2001)
  218. The Effect of Day Care Exposure on the Risk of Developing Type 1 Diabetes. (Full text at Diabetes Care.) (29 July 2001)
  219. Persistent Differences Among Centers Over 3 Years in Glycemic Control and Hypoglycemia in a Study of 3,805 Children and Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes From the Hvidore Study Group. (Full text at Diabetes Care.) (29 July 2001)
  220. Menopause in Type 1 Diabetic Women: Is it Premature? (Full text at Medscape.) (29 July 2001)
  221. Longitudinal study of urinary albumin excretion in young diabetic patients. (29 July 2001)
  222. Telemedical care reduces hypoglycemias and improves glycemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes. (29 July 2001)
  223. Enterovirus antibody levels during the first two years of life in prediabetic autoantibody-positive children. (29 July 2001)
  224. Blood-to-Brain Glucose Transport, Cerebral Glucose Metabolism, and Cerebral Blood Flow Are Not Increased After Hypoglycemia. (Full text at Diabetes.) (29 July 2001)
  225. Long-Term Trends in Childhood Diabetes Mortality: 1968–1998. (Full text at Diabetes Care.) (29 July 2001)
  226. Even Very Low Levels of Microalbuminuria Raise Risk of Cardiovascular Events. (Free Medscape membership required) (29 July 2001)
  227. Incomplete gastric metaplasia in children with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and celiac disease. (Full text at BioMedCentral.) (29 July 2001)
  228. Meaning of Illness and Health Outcomes in Type 1 Diabetes. (22 July 2001)
  229. Lifestyle changes shown to prevent Type 2 diabetes. (22 July 2001)
  230. In "For Some, Insulin Without Needles," The New York Times reports on inhaled insulin and shows an excellent photograph of the inhaled insulin device. (22 July 2001)
  231. The CACTI Study is looking for participants to join a study looking at heart disease and Type 1 diabetes. (22 July 2001)
  232. Protection from diabetes and induction of insulin autoantibodies with insulin B:9-23 derived peptides. (15 July 2001)
  233. Gene therapy for diabetes using lentiviral vectors. (15 July 2001)
  234. Full text to articles published in Diabetologia are available free through August 19, 2001. Registration is required. (15 July 2001)
  235. Child and parental mental ability and glycaemic control in children with Type 1 diabetes. (15 July 2001)
  236. Role of glycosylated hemoglobin of preconception stage in diabetic pregnancy outcome. (15 July 2001)
  237. The Seattle Post-Intelligencer has a video about research into a vaccine to prevent Type 1 diabetes. (8 July 2001)
  238. Physical Activity and Television Watching in Relation to Risk for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Men. (8 July 2001)
  239. Reversal of established autoimmune diabetes by restoration of endogenous ß cell function . See also the commentary, Immunomodulatory therapy of human type 1 diabetes: lessons from the mouse. (8 July 2001)
  240. First Successful Trial on Oral Insulin in Capsule Form. See also Insulin pill offers hope for diabetes. (8 July 2001)
  241. Diabetics may someday use oral spray for their insulin. (8 July 2001)
  242. Research Efforts in Noninvasive Glucose Monitors Growing. (Free Medscape membership required) (8 July 2001)
  243. Oralin is an oral insulin under development by Generex Biotechnology. (1 July 2001)
  244. Activity of angiotensin-converting enzyme and risk of severe hypoglycaemia in type 1 diabetes mellitus. (1 July 2001)
  245. Pharmacological inhibition of diabetic retinopathy: aminoguanidine and aspirin. Full Text at Diabetes. (1 July 2001)
  246. Risk of Type 1 Diabetes Development in Children With Incidental Hyperglycemia. Full Text at Diabetes Care. (1 July 2001)
  247. Risk of Developing Retinopathy in Diabetes Control and Complications Trial Type 1 Diabetic Patients With Good or Poor Metabolic Control. Full Text at Diabetes Care. (1 July 2001)
  248. Urinary albumin excretion rate and glomerular filtration rate in the prediction of diabetic nephropathy; a long-term follow-up study of childhood onset type-1 diabetic patients. (1 July 2001)
  249. Enterovirus antibody levels during the first two years of life in prediabetic autoantibody-positive children. (1 July 2001)
  250. Human islet transplantation network for the treatment of Type I diabetes: first data from the Swiss-French GRAGIL consortium (1999-2000). (1 July 2001)
  251. Atherosclerosis more common in teenagers with type 1 diabetes. (1 July 2001)
  252. Islet Cell Transplants for Diabetics: An Update. (1 July 2001)
  253. Injected Insulin Fails to Prevent Type 1 Diabetes. (24 June 2001)
  254. New Data Presented At American Diabetes Association Meeting Suggests Promising Role For Glucowatch® Biographer In Pediatric Care. (24 June 2001)
  255. Study Released At American Diabetes Association Meeting Documents Glucowatch® Biographer's Role In Detection Of Postprandial Hyperglycemia. (24 June 2001)
  256. Several G.O.P. Senators Back Money for Stem Cell Research. (24 June 2001)
  257. Population mixing and childhood diabetes. (24 June 2001)
  258. Diabetes in America, 2nd Edition, is a 733-page compilation and assessment of epidemiologic, public health, and clinical data on diabetes and its complications in the United States. While somewhat dated, the book has some good reference material. The full text of the book is online, including:
  259. Transplanted Pig Islet Cells Keep Diabetic Baboon Off Insulin. (17 June 2001)
  260. MedScape reports on Transplant 2001: The Joint American Transplant Meeting, including New Immunosuppressive Strategies in Pancreas Transplantation. (Free Medscape membership required) (17 June 2001)
  261. Pancreas Islet Allotransplantation Maintained With 2 Weeks of Immunosuppression. (Free Medscape membership required) (17 June 2001)
  262. Business Week reports on the status of inhaled insulin. (17 June 2001)
  263. Tolerance Induction with Agonist Peptides Recognized by Autoaggressive Lymphocytes is Transient: Therapeutic Potential for Type 1 Diabetes is Limited and Depends on Time-point of Administration, Choice of Epitope and Adjuvant. (17 June 2001)
  264. Requirements for Viral-mediated Autoimmune Diabetes: ß-Cell Damage and Immune Infiltration. (17 June 2001)
  265. Type 1A Diabetes Induced by Infection and Immunization. (17 June 2001)
  266. Insulin shots in study aim to prevent Type 1 diabetes. (17 June 2001)
  267. Lehigh Valley Hospital wants to perform pancreas and kidney transplants. (17 June 2001)
  268. Excess mortality in a population with diabetes and the impact of material deprivation: longitudinal, population based study. See also the editorial, "Diabetes black spots and death by postcode". (10 June 2001)
  269. Psychological impact of islet cell antibody screening. (10 June 2001)
  270. Chronic administration of pharmacologic doses of vitamin E improves the cardiac autonomic nervous system in patients with type 2 diabetes. (10 June 2001)
  271. Long-term pharmacologic doses of vitamin e only moderately affect the erythrocytes of patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus. (10 June 2001)
  272. Diabetes and the Associated Incidence of Subclinical Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Disease: Implications for Management. (Free Medscape membership required) (10 June 2001)
  273. Gestational Diabetes - Depression Study. (10 June 2001)
  274. Marital strife may increase risk of Type 2 diabetes. (10 June 2001)
  275. Diabetics Who Can't Afford Special Dietary Needs More Likely To Require Medical Care. (10 June 2001)
  276. Comorbidity and Glycemic Control in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes. (10 June 2001)
  277. Health Care Use of Individuals With Diabetes in an Employer-Based Insurance Population. (10 June 2001)
  278. Unigene Successfully Delivers Oral Insulin. (10 June 2001)
  279. Letter discusses prevalence of type 2 diabetes in children in Birmingham, England. (10 June 2001)
  280. Maternal Expressed Emotion and Metabolic Control of Children and Adolescents with Diabetes mellitus. (10 June 2001)
  281. Decreased bone mineral density and bone formation markers shortly after diagnosis of clinical type 1 diabetes mellitus. (10 June 2001)
  282. School-age children born to diabetic mothers and to mothers with gestational diabetes exhibit a high rate of inattention and fine and gross motor impairment. (10 June 2001)
  283. Diabetic retinopathy in childhood: long-term follow-up by fluorescein angiography beginning in the first months of disease. (10 June 2001)
  284. Trying to Stop Diabetes Before It Starts reports on the Diabetes Prevention Trial - Type 1. If you are not already enrolled in the DPT-1, please consider doing so. (3 June 2001)
  285. Loss of Enzyme Produces Diabetes-Like Symptoms. (3 June 2001)
  286. Aldose reductase inhibition ameliorates pupillary light reflex and f-wave latency in patients with mild diabetic neuropathy. (Full Text) (3 June 2001)
  287. Family Characteristics and Life Events Before the Onset of Autoimmune Type 1 Diabetes in Young Adults. (Full Text) (3 June 2001)
  288. Idiopathic Type 1 Diabetes in Dallas, Texas: A 5-year experience. (Full Text) (3 June 2001)
  289. Study shows Zyprexa is no more linked to diabetes than rivals. (3 June 2001)
  290. Vitamin E intake reduces plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 in T2DM patients. (3 June 2001)
  291. Vitamin Supplementation May Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required) (3 June 2001)
  292. You can read the Abstracts from the 61st Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association, to be held in Philadelphia from June 22 to 26, 2001.
  293. Pumps in Kids: Safe and Successful. (27 May 2001)
  294. Accuracy of the GlucoWatch® Automatic Glucose Biographer in Subjects 7-17 Years of Age with Diabetes. (27 May 2001)
  295. The Glycosylated Hemoglobin A1c Test: What Do Youths Really Know about It?. (27 May 2001)
  296. Cognitive and Psychosocial Functioning in Young Children with Type 1 Diabetes. (27 May 2001)
  297. Training Respite Providers for Young Children with IDDM: A Pilot Program. (27 May 2001)
  298. Lipid and Blood Pressure Treatment Goals for Type 1 Diabetes. (Full Text) (27 May 2001)
  299. The Prevalence of Comorbid Depression in Adults With Diabetes. (Full Text) (27 May 2001)
  300. Pancreatic stem cells: building blocks for a better surrogate islet to treat type 1 diabetes. (27 May 2001)
  301. Tolerance and pancreatic islet transplantation. (27 May 2001)
  302. Impact of bone marrow transplantation on Type I diabetes. (27 May 2001)
  303. Peripheral Nerve Function Is Increasingly Impaired During Puberty in Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes. (Full Text) (27 May 2001)
  304. Chicago hospitals find hope in diabetic therapy. (20 May 2001)
  305. Weizmann Institute Scientists Block Loss Of Eyesight In Animals With A Glaucoma-Like Disease. (20 May 2001)
  306. Postprandial blood glucose latency after oatmeal is a valid screening test for diabetic gastropathy in type 1 diabetes, but not in type 2 diabetes. (20 May 2001)
  307. Cell therapy for diabetes using piscine islet tissue. (20 May 2001)
  308. Type 1a diabetes induced by infection and immunization. (13 May 2001)
  309. Epidemiology of autoimmune reactions induced by vaccination. (13 May 2001)
  310. Requirements for Viral-mediated Autoimmune Diabetes: beta-Cell Damage and Immune Infiltration. (13 May 2001)
  311. Stem cells may move diabetics closer to cure. (13 May 2001)
  312. Reversal of experimental diabetic neuropathy by VEGF gene transfer. (13 May 2001)
  313. Long-term (5-Year) Effects of a Reduced-Fat Diet Intervention in Individuals With Glucose Intolerance. (13 May 2001)
  314. Inhaled Insulin Device Offers Precise Dosing Control. (Free Medscape membership required) (13 May 2001)
  315. Prevalence of acanthosis nigricans and its association with hyperinsulinemia in New Mexico adolescents. (13 May 2001)
  316. Unexplained hyperglycemia in emergency department patients: frequency, recognition, and referral practices. (13 May 2001)
  317. The HLA-DPB1--associated component of the IDDM1 and its relationship to the major loci HLA-DQB1, -DQA1, and -DRB1. (13 May 2001)
  318. Heart rate variability in adolescents and adults with type 1 diabetes. (13 May 2001)
  319. Intradermal skin test with diabetes specific antigens in patients with type 1 diabetes. (13 May 2001)
  320. Intensive Therapy Documented to Reduce Mortality in Type 1 Diabetics. (Free Medscape membership required) (6 May 2001)
  321. Treatment with antioxidants at onset of type 1 diabetes in children has no effect either on the preservation of beta cell function or on metabolic balance. (6 May 2001)
  322. Increased ß-Adrenergic Sensitivity Restores Hypoglycemia Awareness in Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required) (6 May 2001)
  323. Epidemiology of type I diabetes mellitus in Switzerland: steep rise in incidence in under 5 year old children in the past decade. (6 May 2001)
  324. Long-Acting Insulin Lowers Risk of Nocturnal Hypoglycemia in Type 2 Diabetics. (Free Medscape membership required) (6 May 2001)
  325. Long-Term Comparison Between Perindopril and Nifedipine in Normotensive Patients With Type 1 Diabetes and Microalbuminuria. (6 May 2001)
  326. Bactericidal Protein Stops Abnormal Blood Vessel Growth in Retina. (Free Medscape membership required) (6 May 2001)
  327. Partial remission phase and metabolic control in type 1 diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents. (6 May 2001)
  328. Coeliac disease and Type 1 diabetes mellitus - the case for screening. (6 May 2001)
  329. Clinical outcomes and insulin secretion after islet transplantation with the Edmonton protocol. (29 April 2001)
  330. Stem-Cell Derived Cells Secrete Insulin and Form Islet-Like Structures. (Free Medscape membership required) See also Differentiation of Embryonic Stem Cells to Insulin-Secreting Structures Similar to Pancreatic Islets. (29 April 2001)
  331. Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International Applauds New Stem Cell Research Discovery. (29 April 2001)
  332. HHS Decision on Funding of Embryonic Stem Cell Research Might Be Ready in June. (Free Medscape membership required) (29 April 2001)
  333. Basal insulin therapy in type 2 diabetes: 28-week comparison of insulin glargine (HOE 901) and NPH insulin. (29 April 2001)
  334. Be sure to read the HHS Stem Cell Research Guidelines. (29 April 2001)
  335. New dramatic drop in mortality rates for type 1 diabetes In Allegheny County, finds University Of Pittsburgh study. (29 April 2001)
  336. Special Funding Boosts Type 1 Diabetes Research. (29 April 2001)
  337. Effects of educational and psychosocial interventions for adolescents with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review. (29 April 2001)
  338. Hypoglycaemic episodes in children with insulin dependent diabetes mellitus--can the frequency or severity be reduced?. (29 April 2001)
  339. Effect of alpha-lipoic acid on the progression of endothelial cell damage and albuminuria in patients with diabetes mellitus: an exploratory study. (29 April 2001)
  340. Prediction of diabetes with body mass index, oral glucose tolerance test and islet cell autoantibodies in a regional population. (22 April 2001)
  341. In Diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease : an update, a team from SUNY reports that ACE inhibitors improve the way the body handles insulin and, as a result, ACE inhibitors benefit the heart and blood vessels. (22 April 2001)
  342. Chronic Periodontal Disease Could Lead to Type 2 Diabetes. (22 April 2001)
  343. Should we screen for type 2 diabetes? Evaluation against National Screening Committee criteria. (22 April 2001)
  344. ACE Inhibitor Therapy Does Not Affect Renal Structure in Diabetics With Albuminuria. (Free Medscape membership required) (22 April 2001)
  345. C-peptide and Glucagon Profiles in Minority Children with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. (22 April 2001)
  346. Metformin May Lower Adolescents' Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes. (22 April 2001)
  347. Coeliac disease and Type 1 diabetes mellitus – the case for screening. (15 Apr 2001)
  348. Relationship between the severity of retinopathy and progression to photocoagulation in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus in the UKPDS. (15 Apr 2001)
  349. Gestational diabetes mellitus in the last trimester – a feature of maternal iron excess? (15 Apr 2001)
  350. Birth weight and childhood onset type 1 diabetes. (15 Apr 2001)
  351. Reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes - covering all bases. (15 Apr 2001)
  352. Vascular complications in type 2 diabetes: current perspectives. (15 Apr 2001)
  353. Read the Conference Report on "Type 2 Diabetes in Children and Adolescents" from the 2000 meeting of ISPAD. (Free Medscape membership required) (8 Apr 2001)
  354. Metabolic effects of restoring partial beta-cell function after islet allotransplantation in type 1 diabetic patients. (8 Apr 2001)
  355. Lilly to develop inhaled insulin. (8 Apr 2001)
  356. Rate Of Diabetes In Pregnancy On The Rise. (8 Apr 2001)
  357. Measuring Quality of Life in Children With Chronic Illness. (Free Medscape membership required) (8 Apr 2001)
  358. Redistribution of sudomotor responses is an early sign of sympathetic dysfunction in type 1 diabetes. (8 Apr 2001)
  359. Redistribution of blood volume in Type I diabetes. (8 Apr 2001)
  360. New article details Clinical Outcomes and Insulin Secretion After Islet Transplantation With the Edmonton Protocol. (1 Apr 2001)
  361. Type 2 Diabetes in Children and Adolescents is a conference report from the 26th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required) (1 Apr 2001)
  362. Retinopathy Common Early After the Onset of Type 1 Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required) (1 Apr 2001)
  363. Viral Vector Shows Promise in Transduction of Islet Cells to Prolong Graft Survival. (Free Medscape membership required) (1 Apr 2001)
  364. Impact of Prenatal Glucose Screening on the Diagnosis of Gestational Diabetes and on Pregnancy Outcomes. (1 Apr 2001)
  365. New Treatment for Diabetes in Development using islet neogenesis therapy. See also background information on Waratah Pharmaceuticals, developer of the islet neogenesis therapy, and summary of the islet neogenesis therapy status. (1 Apr 2001)
  366. BioSpace summarizes research therapies under development for the treatment of diabetes. (1 Apr 2001)
  367. Supplement could help prevent Type 2 diabetes. (1 Apr 2001)
  368. Seeing what you want to see in randomized controlled trials: versions and perversions of UK Prospective Diabetes Study data. (1 Apr 2001)
  369. Kids central to landmark diabetes study. (25 March 2001)
  370. Researchers determine that multiple sclerosis and diabetes are closely linked diseases. (25 March 2001)
  371. Study finds Increased Prevalence of Significant Coronary Artery Calcification in Patients With Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required) (25 March 2001)
  372. Study explores Aspirin Use Among Adults With Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required) (25 March 2001)
  373. Dual sensor could provide early warning for diabetics. (25 March 2001)
  374. Self-antigen–presenting cells expressing diabetes-associated autoantigens exist in both thymus and peripheral lymphoid organs. (25 March 2001)
  375. Inhaled Insulin: An Overview. (25 March 2001)
  376. Diabetes Prevention: How About NOW?. (25 March 2001)
  377. Limited impact of lifestyle education in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus and microalbuminuria: results from a randomized intervention study. (25 March 2001)
  378. Insulin Detemir May Provide More Predictable Glucose Levels Than NPH Insulin. (Free Medscape membership required) See also, Comparison of the soluble basal insulin analog insulin detemir with NPH insulin: a randomized open crossover trial in type 1 diabetic subjects on basal-bolus therapy. (18 March 2001)
  379. Study recommends that dilated eye exams and retinal photography be part of routine management of type 1 diabetes during the first five years (Diabetes Care 24:522-526, 2001; no PubMed reference at this time). However, Diabetes Care published an editorial calling into question the conclusions and recommendations of this study. (18 March 2001)
  380. Diabetes And Multiple Sclerosis Patients Share Common Autoantigens. (Free Medscape membership required) (18 March 2001)
  381. Study reports on needle-type dual microsensor for the simultaneous monitoring of glucose and insulin. (18 March 2001)
  382. Menlo Park scientist Tom Peyser works on device that will help his daughter, Jenny, live with diabetes. (11 March 2001)
  383. A Novel Subtype of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Characterized by a Rapid Onset and an Absence of Diabetes-Related Antibodies. (11 March 2001)
  384. Second Chance is the newsletter of the Diabetes Institute for Immunology and Transplantation at the University of Minnesota. (11 March 2001)
  385. USA Today ran an article about Insulin without injections nearly a reality. (11 March 2001)
  386. Girls With Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome May Be at Increased Risk of Type 2 Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required) (11 March 2001)
  387. Article reviews the role of viruses in Type I diabetes. (11 March 2001)
  388. Study finds dramatic rise in incidence of Type 1 diabetes in kids under 5 in Switzerland. (11 March 2001)
  389. Feasibility of genetic and immunological prediction of Type I diabetes in a population-based birth cohort. (11 March 2001)
  390. Sansum Medical Research Center seeks candidates for Development Director. (11 March 2001)
  391. Study examined Racial Divergence in Adiposity During Adolescence. (11 March 2001)
  392. JDRF-Funded Research Advances Announced. (4 March 2001)
  393. Diabetes prevention: On the road to a vaccine by CNN includes a video presentation about the DPT-1 prevention research trial underway at the Barbara Davis Center and other centers throughout the United States. (4 March 2001)
  394. Emerging evidence currently suggests that at least two of atypical antipsychotics, clozapine and olanzapine, and possibly quetiapine may be associated with the risk of new onset diabetes or serum glucose dyscontrol. (4 March 2001)
  395. Real-time sonography for screening of gallbladder dysfunction in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus. (4 March 2001)
  396. Fruit and Vegetable Consumption Inversely Associated With Diabetes Incidence. (Free Medscape membership required) Also see PubMed reference. (4 March 2001)
  397. Dealing with Diabetes from The Why Files summarizes one genetic engineering research effort that cured NOD mice of autoimmune diabetes. (4 March 2001)
  398. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories team wins award for transferring miniature implantable glucose sensor for diabetes patients to private sector. (4 March 2001)
  399. Survey finds that nearly one-fifth of the population of the UAE has diabetes. (4 March 2001)
  400. Insulin resistance and cardiovascular risk in the pediatric patient. (4 March 2001)
  401. Study finds connection between Type 1 diabetes and asthma. (Free Medscape membership required) (4 March 2001)
  402. Is a Fat Meal a Risk Factor for Fat Gain in Children?. (4 March 2001)
  403. Human islet cell transplantation – future prospects. (25 February 2001)
  404. Limited impact of lifestyle education in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus and microalbuminuria: results from a randomized intervention study. (25 February 2001)
  405. Microalbuminuria in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus from general practice: course and predictive value. (25 February 2001)
  406. In its third annual report, the UK Xenotransplantation Interim Regulatory Authority (UKXIRA), set up by the Government to monitor the research, says the use of animals for transplants has not lived up to its early promise. See also UKXIRA 3rd Annual Report. (25 February 2001)
  407. Study finds lower quality of life for people with Type 2 diabetes who use insulin. (25 February 2001)
  408. Study examined whether ACE inhibitors would provide kidney protection in patients with Type 1 who did not have high blood pressure. (25 February 2001)
  409. Lowering of Microalbuminuria in Diabetic Patients by a Sympathicoplegic Agent: Novel Approach to Prevent Progression of Diabetic Nephropathy? (25 February 2001)
  410. Autobiographical memory in diabetes mellitus patients. (25 February 2001)
  411. Children with Diabetes Foundation funds study of GlucoWatch in children. (18 February 2001)
  412. JAMA reports on Prospects for Research in Diabetes Mellitus. (18 February 2001)
  413. Harvard scientist develops system to evaluate which genes can effectively drive pancreatic development. (18 February 2001)
  414. Scientists find a gene that appears to act as a brake on insulin production. (18 February 2001)
  415. Scientific American has a brief article about "The Influence of Fat in Diabetes," as well as links to other diabetes articles in the magazine. (18 February 2001)
  416. Special Vaccines Could Prevent Insulin-Dependent Diabetes. (18 February 2001)
  417. Simpler Screening Method Predicts Diabetes In Children. (18 February 2001)
  418. Protein Found in Eye May Help Treat Certain Eye Diseases. See also PEDF, protein that inhibits blood vessel growth in the eye, is licensed as possible gene therapy candidate to prevent blindness. (18 February 2001)
  419. Seattle scientists join landmark diabetes tests to transplant islet cells into patients with Type 1 diabetes. (18 February 2001)
  420. Study suggests that celiac disease is associated with an increased risk of hypoglycemia and that the introduction of a gluten-free diet with normalization of the intestinal mucosa may reduce its frequency. (18 February 2001)
  421. Study finds that a fiber-enriched bedtime snack may flatten the blood glucose curve before midnight but cannot prevent low 2 AM blood glucose. (18 February 2001)
  422. Glucose Tolerance and Cardiovascular Mortality: Comparison of Fasting and 2-Hour Diagnostic Criteria. (18 February 2001)
  423. Effects of Blood Pressure and Glucose on Endothelial Function. (18 February 2001)
  424. Macular edema and hard exudates are common in African Americans with type 1 diabetes, particularly in patients with evidence of renal disease. (18 February 2001)
  425. Diabetes and All-Cause and Coronary Heart Disease Mortality Among US Male Physicians. (18 February 2001)
  426. Placental glucose transport in gestational diabetes mellitus. (18 February 2001)
  427. Vaccination Prevents Diabetes in a Mouse Model. (18 February 2001)
  428. Nature reports on promising first breaths for insulin inhaler. (11 February 2001)
  429. Islet Sheet Medical begins collaboration with University of Alberta to test new bioartificial pancreas. (11 February 2001)
  430. Blood samples from newborns may be key to beating diabetes. (11 February 2001)
  431. Bristol-Myers Squibb To Conduct Clinical Studies Of Glucovance® In Children With Type 2 Diabetes. (11 February 2001)
  432. Near-normoglycaemic remission in African-Americans with Type 2 diabetes mellitus is associated with recovery of beta cell function. (11 February 2001)
  433. Metabolic Effects of Restoring Partial -Cell Function After Islet Allotransplantation in Type 1 Diabetic Patients. (11 February 2001)
  434. Study finds there are asymptomatic type 1 diabetic subjects whose diabetes was diagnosed by the 2-h criteria on OGTT alone. (11 February 2001)
  435. Markers of Insulin Resistance Are Strong Risk Factors for Retinopathy Incidence in Type 1 Diabetes. (11 February 2001)
  436. Comparison of the Soluble Basal Insulin Analog Insulin Detemir With NPH Insulin. (11 February 2001)
  437. The Annals of Internal Medicine has two articles about inhaled insulin and type 2 diabetes: (11 February 2001)
    1. Treating Type 2 Diabetes with Inhaled Insulin.
    2. Inhaled Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes: Solution or Distraction?
  438. First-phase insulin release during the intravenous glucose tolerance test as a risk factor for type 1 diabetes. (11 February 2001)
  439. Study finds that preprandial insulin can be given by inhalation in individuals with type 1 diabetes as a less invasive alternative to conventional preprandial insulin injections. (Free registration at THE LANCET web site required) (4 February 2001)
  440. Australian scientists discover genetic risk factor for Type 1 diabetes. (4 February 2001)
  441. Undiagnosed coeliac disease and risk of autoimmune disorders in subjects with Type I diabetes mellitus. (4 February 2001)
  442. Researchers Develop Dual Glucose-Insulin Sensor. (Free Medscape membership required) (4 February 2001)
  443. Early-Onset Type 1 Diabetes Has Different Cause Than Later Childhood Onset. (4 February 2001)
  444. Protein Could Treat Many Forms of Eye Disease. See also Pigment epithelium-derived factor: a potent inhibitor of angiogenesis. (28 January 2001)
  445. Children in rural areas may be at increased risk of developing type 1 diabetes. (28 January 2001)
  446. Scientists find that pravastatin - a drug from the statin family that reduces harmful cholesterol in the bloodstream - can reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. (28 January 2001)
  447. Obesity, Increased Linear Growth, and Risk of Type 1 Diabetes in Children. (28 January 2001)
  448. Postchallenge Plasma Glucose and Glycemic Spikes Are More Strongly Associated With Atherosclerosis Than Fasting Glucose or HbA1c Level. (28 January 2001)
  449. Diabetes a growing problem in United States. (28 January 2001)
  450. Study finds early metabolic abnormalities in adolescent girls with polycystic ovarian syndrome that may lead to increased risk of Type 2 diabetes. (21 January 2001)
  451. Type 2 Diabetes Cases Found Among British Children. (21 January 2001)
  452. Endocrine and Metabolic Effects of Insulin Sensitizers in the Treatment of Patients with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Hyperinsulinaemia. (21 January 2001)
  453. Study finds pump therapy improves control even for patients doing well with multiple daily injections. (21 January 2001)
  454. Study explored transient insulin pump therapy for Type 2 patients on oral medication. (21 January 2001)
  455. Study finds that enterovirus infections accelerate the progression of Type I diabetes. (21 January 2001)
  456. Newspaper reports on potential value of c-peptide in reducing complications of type 1 diabetes. (21 January 2001)
  457. Study finds that chronic nicotinamide administration to obese diabetic (db/db) mice markedly accelerated the progression of diabetes. (21 January 2001)
  458. C-peptide replacement, together with insulin administration, may prevent the development or retard the progression of long-term complications in type 1 diabetes. (21 January 2001)
  459. Study explored interstitial glucose concentration and glycemia and the implications for continuous subcutaneous glucose monitoring. (21 January 2001)
  460. Toronto team unlocks immune system secret. (21 January 2001)
  461. Link found between diabetes and obesity. See also Sweet News In Diabetes Research. (21 January 2001)
  462. Diabetes study approved for students in Douglas, Arizona schools. (21 January 2001)
  463. The U.S.-Mexico Border Diabetes Prevention and Control Project will provide the first full-scale picture of the prevalence of the deadly disease along the border and develop treatment programs targeted specifically to the region. (21 January 2001)
  464. Short-term exclusive breastfeeding predisposes young children with increased genetic risk of Type I diabetes to progressive beta-cell autoimmunity. (21 January 2001)
  465. Study examined the renoprotective effects of a novel inhibitor of advanced glycation end-product accumulation. (21 January 2001)
  466. Study finds high frequency of antithyroid autoantibodies in pregnant women at increased risk of gestational diabetes mellitus. (21 January 2001)
  467. Patent issued on December 19, 2000 for new, implanted, continuous blood glucose monitor. (21 January 2001)
  468. The Genetics of Type II Diabetes offers a good overview with colorful graphics of insulin response at the cellular level. (14 January 2001)
  469. Long-term renoprotective effect of nisoldipine and lisinopril in type 1 diabetic patients with diabetic nephropathy. (7 January 2001)
  470. Study found that Type 2 diabetes mellitus almost doubled the risk of dementia. (7 January 2001)
  471. Paper reviews islet and stem cell transplantation for treating diabetes and includes a diagram of the origin of pancreatic endocrine cells. (7 January 2001)
  472. Study finds that glycated haemoglobin concentration seems to explain most of the excess mortality risk of diabetes in men and to be a continuous risk factor through the whole population. (7 January 2001)
  473. Yale Researcher Seeks to Prevent Diabetes in Inner-city Youths. (7 January 2001)
  474. Non-invasive medical devices attract investment. (7 January 2001)
  475. Study concludes that the current epidemic of type 2 diabetes among adolescents demonstrates that failure to prevent obesity at primary and secondary opportunities for intervention leads to the development of associated diseases. (7 January 2001)
  476. Islet autoantibodies in the prediction of diabetes in school children. (7 January 2001)
  477. Study explored Soluble Adhesion Molecules in Preclinical Type 1 Diabetes. (7 January 2001)
  478. Paper reports on new Type 1 research program in Florida. (7 January 2001)

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