All diabetes

Dead Islet Cells

May 18, 2015

Bigger capsules may be long-sought key to transplanting islet cells

Research brings cure for type 1 diabetes one step closer

hand holding petri dish

March 5, 2015

Gut bacteria may contribute to diabetes in black males

Fewer beneficial intestinal organisms found in men with pre-diabetes

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September 23, 2014

Genetic background a risk factor for eye disease related to diabetes

Latinos with Native American ancestry have higher incidence

Raymond Gao

August 25, 2014

Native American ancestry is risk factor for diabetic eye disease in Latinos

Finding helps narrow down search for genes

Boy checks his blood sugar at a summer camp for kids with diabetes

July 18, 2014

Police officer ‘superhero’ for kids at summer camp

Officer Lisa Rau talks with kids who, like her, were diagnosed with diabetes

Timothy Koh and Eileen Weinheimer-Haus

May 6, 2014

Low-intensity vibration may speed healing of chronic wounds

Research promising for patients with type 2 diabetes

Timothy Koh and Eileen Weinheimer-Haus

March 28, 2014

Vibration may help heal chronic wounds, researchers say

Findings could benefit people with type 2 diabetes

Bellur S. Prabhakar holds a flask of pink liquid

February 18, 2014

Researchers link loss of gene function to diabetes

Insulin not released in bloodstream, researchers find

Bellur Prabhakar

January 3, 2014

Loss of function of a single gene linked to diabetes in mice

Gene defect prevents insulin from ever reaching bloodstream

2012 Chicago Marathon runners pass the UIC campus

October 8, 2013

UIC runners race for research at Chicago Marathon

Marathoners raise money to fight diabetes.