Cure-Focused Diabetes Research
The Diabetes Research Institute houses teams of scientists, engineers, and clinicians with the expertise required to tackle diabetes from many angles. This integration of medicine and technology drives the vision behind the DRI strategy, a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to cure diabetes. The strategy builds upon decades of cure-focused research and addresses the major challenges that stand in the way of a biological cure.
A cure is within reach.
A cure would mean restoring natural insulin production and normalizing blood sugar levels without imposing other risks.
DRI clinical trials are already dramatically improving the lives of some people with type 1 diabetes who are now living insulin-free.
The Institute’s scientists are addressing the major research challenges that stand in the way of a biological cure. But continuing this research is only possible with your support.
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Hear From Our Team
Meet our team in the search for a cure. Hear the stories of the researchers, patients, and supporters who are helping drive our research forward.
Sean Kramer: Director & CEO, DRI Foundation >
As a fourth-generation type 1 diabetic, Sean has dedicated his career to creating a world without diabetes…
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Link Between Diabetes and COVID-19
DRIF 50 Years