T1D Board of Directors: It's Time for Change

august 8,2017

This report cover the JDCA's five key recommendations about how to improve the performance of the boards of the ADA and JDRF. Click here to read more.


Executive Compensation at Major T1D Non-Profits Still Not Tied to Cure Progress

August 8, 2017

This is the sixth annual review of executive compensation for the top diabetes non-profits. The review focuses on the ADA and JDRF, the largest diabetes fundraising organizations, but also includes data for Joslin and the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation (DRIF), two other notable diabetes funding organizations we periodically cover. Click here to read more.


Top Five Research Center: The University of California San Francisco

July 28, 2017

This is the third in a series of reports on the top five largest T1D research centers in the U.S. It features a profile of the Diabetes Center at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Click here to read more.


SymbioCellTech's SUCCESS in mice may pave way for practical cure

July 20, 2017

In a paper published in Stem Cells Translation Medicine, SymbioCellTech "functionally" cured T1D in mice. Click here to read more.


JDRF Research Grant Allocation During 2016

July 12, 2017

This report is the fifth annual review of JDRF research grant allocations. Click here to read more.


Practical Cure Update: Stem Cell Educator

July 6, 2017

This report provides an update on the Stem Cell Educator project at Hackensack Medical Center and features an interview with the Principal Investigator Dr. Yong Zhao. Click here to read more.


Top 5 Research Center Profile: The University of South Florida

June 22, 2017

This report features a profile of the University of South Florida Diabetes Center, the largest recipient of federal T1D funding. Click here to read more.


Update on the American Diabetes Association's 77th Sessions

June 15, 2017

This report is a review of the American Diabetes Association's 77th Scientific Sessions, the largest diabetes research conference of the year. Click here to read more.

 


ADA 2016: 3% of Income Dedicated to T1D Research Grants

June 8, 2017

This report is the JDCA's fifth annual analysis of the ADA's funding for research. Click here to read more. Click here to read more.


Practical Cure Projects in FDA Human Trials by Pathway

June 1, 2017

This report reviews the 11 active Practical Cure research projects underway in FDA approved human clinical trials. Click here to read more.


The Four Research Pathways to a Practical Cure for Type 1 Diabetes

MAy 23, 2017

This report defines the four Practical Cure research pathways. Click here to read more.


An overview of all active t1d clinical trials

may 11, 2017

This is the fifth annual review of type 1 diabetes human clinical trial research currently underway.  Click here to read more.


Practical Cure Project Update: viacyte

may 4, 2017

This is the fourth in a series of reports detailing individual research projects currently in human trials with the potential to deliver a Practical Cure.  Click here to read more.


Texas Researchers Cure T1D in Mice: A Significant Breakthrough?

April 28, 2017

In a paper published in Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, UT Health researchers cured T1D in mice by reprogramming cells to produce insulin. Click here to read more.


how does jdrf decide what research to fund?

April 18, 2017

A JDCA commentary on the process used by JDRF to decide what research to fund and what research not to fund. There is no task more important or mission central to JDRF than funding research. Click here to read more.


Practical Cure Update: Caladrius Biosciences Inc. Treg

April 13, 2017

This is the third in a series of reports detailing individual research projects currently in human trials with the potential to deliver a Practical Cure. Click here to read more.


Top 5 T1D Research Center Profile: City of Hope

April 7, 2017

This report features a profile of the City of Hope (COH) Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute, located in California. Click here to read more.


The 20 largest t1d research centers

March 29, 2017

This report provides an overview of the top 20 type 1 diabetes (T1D) research institutions with the largest allocated budgets. Click here to read more.


Practical Cure Project Update: BCG

March 21, 2017

This is the second in a series of reports detailing individual research projects currently in human trials with the potential to deliver a Practical Cure. Click here to read more.


T1D Donor Survey: Cure Research is #1 Priority

March 7, 2017

This is the fifth annual survey-based report on the giving priorities of T1D donors. Click here to read more.


JDRF Internal Costs for Administering Research Grants Are the Highest in the Past 16 Years

March 2, 2017

This is the third and final report in a series on JDRF financials. The main takeaway is that JDRF's cost of administering research grants has continued to increase. Click here to read more.



Practical Cure Project Update: Beta-02 βAir Bio-Artificial Pancreas

February 23, 2017

This is the first in a series of reports detailing individual research projects currently in human trials that have the potential to deliver a Practical Cure. Click here to read more.


JDRF 2016 Income and Use of Donor Dollars

February 13, 2017

This report analyzes the key sources of income for JDRF and the primary ways this money was used during 2016. Click here to read more.


JDRF Using 32 Million Of Donor Money To Start Venture Capital Fund

January 31, 2017

Last week, JDRF released a press release quietly announcing the creation of the JDRF T1D Fund, a for-profit investment fund. Click here to read more.


An Overview of Artificial Pancreas Projects by Competitor in Human Trials

January 25, 2017

The primary objective of this article is to provide an overview of Artificial Pancreas projects by stage in human trials. Click here to read more.


City of Hope Aims 50 Million Dollar Gift at a Cure for T1D

January 18, 2017

A $50 million dollar donation to a T1D research center caused significant fanfare throughout the T1D community on Monday. Click here to read more.


JDRF Strategy Shift or Drift? 2016 Research Grant Spending Remains at Low Levels for the Second Year

January 10, 2017

This report provides a quick overview of JDRF's 2016 research grant spending and is the first in a series of reports that will review different aspects of JDRF financial statements. Click here to read more.


2016 State of the cure for type 1 diabetes

January 4, 2017

This is the fifth annual edition of this report. It summarizes progress made during 2016 toward a Practical Cure for type 1 diabetes. Click here to read more.