• NIH funding first artificial pancreas study in pregnant women

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    A consortium of four leading institutions has begun enrolling women with type 1 diabetes for the first of several clinical trials designed to test the safety and efficacy of a closed-loop insulin delivery system adapted for pregnancy, with the effort funded by a grant from the NIH.
    The project includes researchers from the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University, who will provide algorithm support, as well as a clinical research consortium of specialists from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, the Mayo Clinic and the Sansum Diabetes Research
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