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Startup licenses Purdue syringe design that could improve administration of concentrated dosages of insulin

November 30, 2015 — WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., and INDIANAPOLIS - The founder of a medical device startup based on a Purdue University innovation says his company could help people in the advanced stages of diabetes, which affects more than 9 percent of the population in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read More

Purdue University researchers develop innovations to battle diabetes

November 24, 2015 — WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Food gatherings at Thanksgiving and Christmas require rigorous management by people affected by diabetes. Type 1 diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes, is the result of the breakdown of insulin-producing cells in the pancreas. Type 2 diabetes can be the result of a combination of obesity, high caloric intake and a sedentary lifestyle. Read More