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2011-01-24 20:54:00

Benefited Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Monday, nearly 2,000 people went round and round and up and down dancing the twist in a Guinness World Record-breaking attempt that benefited the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International. The Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI) hosted the world's biggest dance party at its national trade show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. Chart-topper Joey Dee led the...

2011-01-25 00:02:22

Parents and Clinicians to Learn About the Challenges and Opportunities of Raising a Child With Type 1 Diabetes at Free Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Summit Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 24, 2011 On Saturday, January 29th, hundreds of parents and clinicians from up and down the East Cost will have the opportunity to hear first-hand from some of the country's most prominent researchers about the latest developments in the prevention, management and cure of type 1 diabetes. The Type 1...

2011-01-12 00:01:22

dLife is asking the diabetes community to cast their votes in the dLife Top 10 Awards for the nominee of their choice. The winner will earn a special guest appearance on dLifeTV, a nationally broadcast show on CNBC, as well as exposure and recognition on dLife.com, the number-one diabetes Website. Westport, CT (PRWEB) January 11, 2011 Who made the biggest difference to people living with diabetes over the last year? dLife is asking the diabetes community to cast their votes in the dLife...

2011-01-10 06:00:00

RICHMOND, Calif., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGMO) announced today that the company completed enrollment of its Phase 2b double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial (SB-509-901) in subjects with diabetic neuropathy (DN). The company expects to have efficacy data from this study in the second half of 2011. The company also plans to present the first human clinical data from its Phase 1 trials of SB-728-T in HIV/AIDS in the first quarter of 2011....

2011-01-05 00:00:38

skoopz® Launches Social Media Campaign to Raise Money for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Maker of all-natural sugar substitute hopes fundraiser will ring sweet note Atlanta (Vocus/PRWEB) January 04, 2011 Atlanta-based skoopz®, the all-natural sugar substitute with no aftertaste, is hoping to help the Dallas Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) reach a "sweet note" with donations. This January, skoopz will donate 10 percent of all of its online...

2010-12-31 00:00:56

Walk Scheduled for January 29, 2011 Sioux Falls, SD (Vocus/PRWEB) December 30, 2010 The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's annual Walk to Cure Diabetes will be held on Saturday, January 29 at The Empire Mall in Sioux Falls from 8 a.m. to noon. With a goal to raise $275,000 for research to find a cure for diabetes and its complications more than 3,000 local walkers are expected to attend. Last year, The Walk drew more than 2,500 people, who represented local corporations, families,...

2010-12-14 00:01:27

The all-new Ultimate Diabetes Supplementâ“ž¢ is now available. Exclusively developed by a diabetic specifically for the benefit of other diabetics, this product is packed with 23 ingredients proven to help diabetics and is backed by a 100% money back guarantee. In addition, Diabetic Nutraceutical Labs has pledged to donate $2 from every bottle sold to leading diabetes charities to help fund the search for a cure. Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) December 13, 2010 The New...

2010-12-09 15:28:00

A Statement from JDRF President and CEO, Jeffrey Brewer NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Today Congress passed a multi-year renewal of the Special Diabetes Program (SDP), ensuring that studies on promising diabetes treatments and avenues toward a cure continue uninterrupted. As the father of a son living with type 1 diabetes, and as CEO of JDRF, one of the leading advocates for the renewal of this program, I applaud the U.S. government for its continued commitment to end...

2010-11-30 11:00:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Partnership for a Healthier America today announced it has appointed Lawrence (Larry) Soler to serve as President and CEO. Soler, currently the Chief Operating Officer for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), will start his new position January 1, 2011. "Working with our full Board, we considered a number of exceptional candidates who want to help us achieve our goal of eliminating childhood obesity within a...

2010-11-16 07:00:00

Clinical proof-of-concept study will also evaluate whether metreleptin can reduce the amount of insulin needed by patients with type 1 diabetes NEW YORK and SAN DIEGO, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMLN) announced today that they entered into a research collaboration agreement to provide financial support for a clinical proof-of-concept study to investigate the effects of metreleptin, an...


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