Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, (JDRF) was founded in 1970 as non-profit fund raising organization to promote and fund research for treatment and cure of Type 1 Diabetes (juvenile diabetes). Since its inception, JDRF has donated more than $1.3 billion to research for juvenile diabetes. The organization is international with partners in the U.K., and other countries. JDRF is organized by chapters throughout the world. To date JDRF has funded more than 1,000 clinics, awarded grants and fellowships in 22 countries.

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Study shows some may be protected from diabetic eye disease

Researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center, supported by JDRF, have completed a study of 158 people who have lived with type 1 diabetes (T1D) for 50 years or more with eye examinations at Joslin over many decades of follow-up, ...


Study seeks to reduce cardiovascular risk

JDRF-funded researchers have begun enrolling adult patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in the REMOVAL study, to test whether metformin—a drug commonly used to treat type 2 diabetes—could help prevent or reduce the ...

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