DRI Resolute in Commitment to Stem Cell Research

DRI Resolute in Commitment to Stem Cell Research

The Diabetes Research Institute is pursuing many types of stem cells in an effort to overcome the shortage of insulin-producing cells. Despite the continuing debate over federally-funded stem cell research, the DRI remains committed to moving this promising area of...
DRI to Present Alternative Transplant Site Research

DRI to Present Alternative Transplant Site Research

Miami (July 2010) – Dr. Norma Kenyon is part of a team of DRI researchers whose work in identifying alternative sites for transplanted islets has been selected for presentation at the prestigious Transplantation Society’s 23rd Congress in...
Kosow Center Earns Top Rank by Patients

Kosow Center Earns Top Rank by Patients

Miami (July 2010) – After a survey of patients completed by the University of Miami Medical Group, the Kosow Diabetes Treatment Center at the Diabetes Research Institute was recognized with an award for the highest patient ratings at the University of Miami...
DRI to Present Alternative Transplant Site Research

New Study: Combining Tools Improves Glucose Control

(July 2010) New findings from a one-year study conducted at 30 medical centers, including the Diabetes Research Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, show that type 1 diabetes patients achieve better glucose control using an insulin pump in...