The Lawrence family's journey on the path to a cure for T1D.

Research

As a family - as JDRF Volunteers - we have been supporting JDRF Research seeking a cure for over 4 decades. Until that cure arrives, we also need to prevent and treat complications. The following references to JDRF research programs are provided as a way of encouraging you to review and understand what JDRF is "working on".

The content provided in this section was extracted as a summary from the JDRF site (JDRF.org).

 
 
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Artificial Pancreas

Imagine a future where tight glucose control is maintained automatically and with ease. Find out more about this exciting field of research at JDRF RESEARCH.  

 

                      

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Glucose Control

Imagine a future where, thanks to improved insulin formulations and other drugs, staying within ideal blood-glucose range is no longer a struggle.

Find out more about this exciting field of research at JDRF RESEARCH.                         

 

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Beta Cell Replacement

 Imagine a future where people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) won’t need to take insulin for months, possibly years, at a time thanks to a small implant.

Find out more about this exciting field of research at JDRF RESEARCH.