In the news / Diabetes
As of April 28, more than 6,500 COVID-19 cases have been reported in the state of Arizona.
The BIO5 Institute solicited COVID-19 research proposals for seed grants supplied by the Technology and Research Initiative Fund (TRIF).
Lead by The BIO5 Institute's Dr. Klearchos Papap, a group of University of Arizona researchers have borrowed an idea from a teabag -- to develop a better way to keep diabetics, especially children with Type 1 diabetes, healthy.
Children with Type 1 diabetes have only one option to control their blood sugar: insulin treatment, but insulin shots, pens and pumps fail to perfectly manage blood sugar. Dr.