Latest Glucose Stories

2010-01-21 16:59:15

Understanding mechanism underlying SIRT6 activity may help treat diabetes, cancer.

2010-01-07 17:46:51

Insufficient trials -- no conclusions possible on diabetes-related diseases.

2010-01-05 07:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Intuity Medical, Inc., a privately-held company developing innovative technologies in diabetes management, today announced that it has secured a $64M Series D financing round.

2009-12-29 14:26:00


2009-12-21 15:20:13

Routine self-monitoring of blood glucose levels by people with type 2 diabetes who are not taking insulin is an ineffective use of health resources as the modest benefits are outweighed by the significant cost of test strips, suggest 2 studies http://www.cmaj.ca/embargo/cmaj091017.pdf and http://www.cmaj.ca/embargo/cmaj090765.pdf in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) www.cmaj.ca.

2009-12-01 14:27:34

Even the anticipation of sweets may cause our muscles to start taking up more blood sugar, say researchers reporting in the December issue of Cell Metabolism, a Cell Press publication.

2009-11-12 11:45:00

EDINA, Minn., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- ARKRAY, Inc., the world's 5th largest manufacturer of diabetes self-monitoring systems, today announced the launch of a new and improved Assure Pro Blood Glucose Monitoring Test Strip.

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