Blood Test Can Predict COVID-19 Severity

June 30, 2020 A blood test at the time of diagnosis can identify patients most at risk for needing a ventilator later on.

The FDA has Approved the Artificial Pancreas!

January 2, 2020 The artificial pancreas automatically regulates blood sugar for people with type 1 diabetes, freeing them from the need to stick their fingers multiple times each day.

The Artificial Pancreas Is Up for Final Approval From the FDA

October 18, 2019 The artificial pancreas pioneered here at UVA is more effective than existing treatments at controlling blood sugar in people with type 1 diabetes, a new study in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine has found.

A Potential Way to Prevent Type 1 Diabetes

October 4, 2019 Our Kenneth Brayman, MD, and his colleagues are hot on the trail of what they believe could be a way to prevent type 1 diabetes. The solution, they think, could be a concentrated form of a naturally occuring antibody called human immunoglobulin, or IgM.