Institute for Diabetes Discovery Company Profile

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The Institute for Diabetes Discovery, LLC, (IDD) is the largest privately-held biopharmaceutical company in the United States dedicated to the research and discovery of novel drugs and therapeutics for diabetes. Founded in 1995 in Branford, Connecticut, IDD is the flagship institute under the umbrella of the Institutes for Pharmaceutical Discovery, LLC. The magnitude of the worldwide health and economic problems created by diabetes is staggering. The incidence of diabetes is reaching epidemic proportions and is the fourth leading cause of death in developed countries. In the United States, 18.2 million Americans suffer from this devastating disease, 1.3 million new cases will be diagnosed each year, and total healthcare treatment costs exceed $132 billion annually. Diabetes is a disease that affects virtually every tissue of the body with long term and severe damage. It spares no group - attacking men, women, children, the elderly and people from every racial background


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Discovery opens door to new therapies for type 1 diabetes

Researchers at St Vincent’s Institute in Melbourne have identified a key target of the immune response that causes type 1 diabetes.

New NIH reference book is one-stop resource for diabetes medical information

(NIH/National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases) Researchers at the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), part of the National Institutes of H...

Boosting the effects of vitamin D to tackle diabetes

(Salk Institute) A Salk Institute study suggests new approach for treating type 2 diabetes and other diseases, including cancer.

Harrington Discovery Institute announces new scholars

(University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center) The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio -- part of The Harrington Project for Discovery & Development -- has annou...

New type 1 Diabetes clinical trial explores effects of Omega-3 and Vitamin D

(Diabetes Research Institute Foundation) The Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) at the University of Miami launches a new clinical trial to assess the impact of high-dose omega-3 fatty acids and vitami...

$1.6 million CIRM grant supports potential diabetes treatment

(Salk Institute) The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) recently approved a $1.6 million grant to help bring immune-tolerant human islet-like organoids (HILOs for short) to patients...

Genomic Study Brings Us Closer to Precision Medicine for Type 2 Diabetes

NewsAnalysis reveals disease's complexity, suggests potential clinical subtypes defined by genetics and physiology.Contributed Author:&nbs

New Medications for Diabetes Management Have Additional Heart Benefits

NewsA drug used to manage diabetes may reduce heart disease and death in people with diabetes.

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White blood cell subpopulation changes and prevalence of neutropenia among Arab diabetic patients attending Dasman Diabetes Institute in Kuwait.

The effects of diabetes mellitus on the differential white blood cell count are not widely studied in the Arab populations. The objective of this cross-sectional, retrospective study is to assess the ...

The Interface of Pancreatic Cancer With Diabetes, Obesity, and Inflammation: Research Gaps and Opportunities: Summary of a National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Workshop.

A workshop on "The Interface of Pancreatic Cancer with Diabetes, Obesity, and Inflammation: Research Gaps and Opportunities" was held by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Dis...

Clinical analysis of fungal keratitis in patients with and without diabetes.

We compared the clinical characteristics, treatments, and prognoses of fungal keratitis in patients with and without diabetes. Patients diagnosed with fungal keratitis at Shandong Eye Institute betwee...

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Workshop on EUS and Related Technologies: History of EUS.

Apolipoprotein CIII and N-terminal prohormone b-type natriuretic peptide as independent predictors for cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes.

Developing sparse panels of biomarkers for cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes would enable risk stratification for clinical decision making and selection into clinical trials. We examined the i...

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Discovery Elbow Multi-Center Prospective Study

The purpose of this prospective clinical trial is to document the performance and clinical outcomes of Biomet Discovery Elbow.

MedStar Pathway to Diabetes Control

The MedStar Diabetes Institute (MDI), in partnership with key MedStar Health system diabetes stakeholders, seeks to implement an evidence-based innovative integrated care pathway for MedSt...

Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions (PEPI)

To assess the effects of various postmenopausal estrogen replacement therapies on selected cardiovascular risk factors, including high density lipoprotein cholesterol, systolic blood press...

A Study to Evaluate the Effect of BioK+ 50B® on Glycemic Control in a Type 2 Diabetes Population

This study will be conducted at the Montreal Heart Institute and should involve 130 Type 2 diabetes subjects. Subjects will be randomized in a 1:1 ratio to receive either Bio-K+50B® probi...

A Clinical Investigation of the Discovery™ Elbow System

The purpose of this study is to perform a five-year, multi-center prospective evaluation of the Discovery™ Elbow System for outcome and durability. Relief of pain and restoration of fun...

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Institute for Diabetes Discovery

The Institute for Diabetes Discovery, LLC, (IDD) is the largest privately-held biopharmaceutical company in the United States dedicated to the research and discovery of novel drugs and therapeutics fo...

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

The Sansum Diabetes Research Institute is a non-profit research center devoted to the prevention, treatment and cure of diabetes through research and education. It is best known for its work on diabet...

Robarts Research Institute

Opened in 1986, Robarts Research Institute is a non-profit medical research facility in London, Ontario, with more than 600 people working to investigate some of the most debilitating diseases of our ...

Diabetes Hands Foundation was co-founded in 2007 by Manny Hernandez, a diabetes advocate and social media expert diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2002. The community is run by the Diabetes Hands Foundation, a 5...

Inspired by Diabetes

Inspired by Diabetes is a global campaign asking people moved by the triumphs and challenges of those with diabetes and those who care for them to express their inspiration and share it with others ar...

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