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2014-04-24 16:28:58

ORMD-0801 Oral Insulin Appeared Safe and Well-tolerated. No Hypoglycemic Events or Treatment Related Adverse Events Observed JERUSALEM, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQCM: ORMP) (www.oramed.com), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of oral drug delivery systems, announced today detailed results from its previously completed Phase IIa trial investigating ORMD-0801, its orally ingestible insulin capsule, in type 2...

2014-04-23 23:09:58

Live webinar to focus on the development of a novel telemetry device for continuous monitoring of glucose in rodents. The broadcast takes place on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:00am EDT (16:00 UK BST/ GMT +1). Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Glucose monitoring options for preclinical research have historically been limited when compared to the options available for human monitoring. As an example, Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGMs) have been prevalent in human medical applications...

2014-04-16 16:30:05

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- High manufacturer pricing for most branded diabetic testing products and the recent reduction in insurance reimbursement rates have coupled to reduce retailer and provider margins. To provide retailers serving the more than 25 million Americans with diabetes with a new solution, UniStrip Technologies introduces its first generic blood glucose test strip for use in LifeScan's® OneTouch® Ultra family of meters. Developed and tested...

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2014-04-15 05:04:11

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Those Snickers commercials suggesting that people aren’t quite themselves when they’re hungry might not be all that far off, according to a new Ohio State University-led study which claims that low blood sugar levels could be responsible for creating conflicts between husbands and wives. Writing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the OSU team recruited 107 married couples and had them complete a...

2014-04-14 12:34:30

New Abbott test could help physicians diagnose people in the U.S. who are unaware that they have diabetes, empowering them to control their disease ABBOTT PARK, Ill., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) announced today that its new ARCHITECT Clinical Chemistry Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) test - which can aid physicians in diagnosing and monitoring diabetes and identifying people at risk for the disease - has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

2014-04-10 12:14:24

University of Miami study shows that chromium supplementation is not effective in lowering fasting glucose in diabetic and non-diabetic populations Approximately 26 percent of the U.S. population has impaired fasting glucose, which is a predisposition for developing type 2 diabetes, and chromium supplementation has been suggested as a method that may help control and prevent the disease. A new study by a University of Miami (UM) researcher analyses nearly three decades of data on the...

2014-04-09 16:25:41

Available nationwide on Amazon.com, UniStrip1(TM) Test Strips are cleared by the FDA for use with J&J's LifeScan® OneTouch® Ultra®, Ultra®2, UltraMini® and UltraSmart® blood glucose meters. CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 25 million Americans suffer from diabetes and the high cost of testing their blood sugar. As a low-cost, highly accurate, alternative product to the OneTouch® Ultra® test strip brand, UniStrip Technologies introduces the...

2014-04-08 08:32:56

CHEYENNE, Wyo., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today TecMed, Inc. announced that its optical measurement IP has set a new standard in blood glucose measurement technologies. TecMed's IP is reported to have the greatest precision in the measurement of blood glucose, and other chiral molecules, compared to other technologies currently commercially available. TecMed, Inc.'s IP could potentially replace and improve existing measurement, and light energy management, technologies across both...

2014-04-04 23:23:45

ResearchMoz.us includes new market research report "Glucose Monitoring Device Market to 2019" to its huge collection of research reports. Full report with TOC at http://www.researchmoz.us/glucose-monitoring-device-market-to-2019-technology-adoption-and-increasing-health-awareness-serve-as-distinct-regional-growth-drivers-report.html. Albany,New York (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on "Glucose Monitoring Device Market to 2019 -...

2014-03-26 11:16:16

A mathematical model created by Penn State researchers can predict with more than 90 percent accuracy the blood glucose levels of individuals with type 1 diabetes up to 30 minutes in advance of imminent changes in their levels -- plenty of time to take preventative action. "Many people with type 1 diabetes use continuous glucose monitors, which examine the fluid underneath the skin," said Peter Molenaar, Distinguished Professor of Human Development and Family Studies and of psychology....


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2010-12-03 18:12:26

Insulin, a hormone, is used to regulate carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells to take up glucose from the blood and store it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. This hormone stops the body from using fat as an energy source by inhibiting the release of glucagons. Without insulin the body fails to take glucose into the bodies cells and in turns uses fat as an energy source. It also has several other anabolic effects throughout the body. Diabetes mellitus results...

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