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2010-09-22 08:30:00

WORCESTER, Mass., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Generex Biotechnology Corporation (Nasdaq: GNBT) (www.generex.com), the leader in drug delivery for metabolic diseases through the inner lining of the mouth, today announced that it is presenting study results at the 46th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD, www.easd.org) being held in Stockholm, Sweden, 20 - 24 September, 2010 (www.easd2010.com). An abstract entitled No Generation of Insulin Antibodies in...

2010-09-21 06:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemoCentryx, Inc., today announced that it reported positive preclinical and Phase I study results at the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD). CCX140, a novel, orally bioavailable small molecule antagonist of the chemokine receptor CCR2, improved metabolic function while significantly reducing inflammatory macrophages found in adipose tissue in an animal model, and was well tolerated in Phase I clinical trials. These...

2010-09-21 06:30:00

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Actor Paul Sorvino, living with type 2 diabetes, and his daughter, Academy-award winning actress Mira Sorvino, have teamed up with sanofi-aventis U.S. to launch "Diabetes Co-Stars," an awareness program aimed to help people living with diabetes and those who support them. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/sanofi-aventis/45550/ "'Diabetes Co-Stars' will help inspire...

2010-09-14 08:19:00

JERUSALEM, September 14, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCBB: ORMP.OB) announced today successful results in an exploratory clinical trial testing the effectiveness of its oral insulin capsule (ORMD-0801) in Type I diabetes patients suffering from uncontrolled diabetes. In parallel to Oramed's main focus in developing an oral insulin capsule for management of Type II diabetes the company is exploring an application of its oral insulin capsule toward...

2010-09-01 20:35:45

Older adults with diabetes who have high blood pressure, walk slowly or lose their balance, or believe they're in bad health, are significantly more likely to have weaker memory and slower, more rigid cognitive processing than those without these problems, according to a new study published by the American Psychological Association. These three health factors stood out from more than a dozen suspected to shape how Type 2 diabetes is frequently shadowed by cognitive impairment, including...

2010-08-30 08:28:17

(Ivanhoe Newswire) "“ People with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes appear to be at increased risk of developing plaques in the brain that are associated with Alzheimer's disease. Insulin resistance, the stage before diabetes, happens when the hormone insulin becomes less effective in lowering blood sugar. "Type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer's disease are two epidemics growing at alarming levels around the world," study author Kensuke Sasaki, MD, PhD, at Kyushu University in Fukuoka,...

2010-08-26 14:07:20

People with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes appear to be at an increased risk of developing plaques in the brain that are associated with Alzheimer's disease, according to new research published in the August 25, 2010, issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Insulin resistance, or the stage before diabetes, happens when insulin, a hormone in the body, becomes less effective in lowering blood sugar. "Type 2 diabetes and...

2010-08-24 08:00:00

BEIJING, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Cellonis Biotechnologies, a Beijing and HK-based medical research and application company, has recorded some remarkable results in the treatment of a twelve-year-old boy with diabetes using their stem cell therapy in a Beijing partner hospital. He has completely regained his normal life, enjoying sports and school activities just like every other person his age, and has been free from injections and drugs for more than half a year. "Our whole...

2010-08-17 10:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation wants every Bay Area parent to be "T1D Aware" and recognize the telltale signs of type 1 diabetes in order to prevent a potentially deadly complication that often occurs as a result of a delayed diagnosis. JDRF is launching the new educational campaign called "T1D Aware" to raise awareness of the key signs of type 1 diabetes including frequent urination and excessive thirst, and to encourage parents to seek...

2010-08-17 09:00:00

DENVER, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation wants every Denver parent to be "T1D Aware" and recognize the telltale signs of type 1 diabetes in order to prevent a potentially deadly complication that often occurs as a result of a delayed diagnosis. JDRF is launching the new educational campaign called "T1D Aware" to raise awareness of the key signs of type 1 diabetes including frequent urination and excessive thirst, and to encourage parents to seek medical...


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