Navigation Links
British School Kids With Diabetes Gain First Time Freedom From Injections With New Insulin Pump Guidelines
Date:8/31/2008

ries in terms of diabetes management with less than 1% of Type 1 cases using an insulin pump in the UK, compared to many other countries such as US and Germany where 15-20% use a pump(iv). With a five fold increase in the number of under fives diagnosed over the past 20 years(v), and 1 child in 1,000(vi) affected, access to insulin pump therapy is essential for children to have the opportunity to live as close to a normal a life as possible and feel less 'controlled' by their diabetes as Dr Barnard's adolescent study amongst pump users found.

Dr Barnard continued: "The new guidance should hopefully open up access to children and their families and pumps are then provided according to need, choice and suitability."

Insulin pumps are not suitable for everyone and they need thorough explanation and training. People can find out more by visiting http://www.accu-chek.co.uk where they can experience the Accu-Chek Spirit online simulator, the most advanced insulin pump from Roche which closely mimics the pancreas by delivering insulin every three minutes(vii).

About Roche

Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Roche is one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups in the fields of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. As the world's biggest biotech company and an innovator of products and services for the early detection, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases, the Group contributes on a broad range of fronts to improving people's health and quality of life. Roche is the world leader in in-vitro diagnostics and drugs for cancer and transplantation, and is a market leader in virology. It is also active in other major therapeutic areas such as autoimmune diseases, inflammatory and metabolic disorders and diseases of the central nervous system. In 2007 sales by the Pharmaceuticals Division totalled 36.8 billion Swiss francs, and sales by the Diagnostics Division totalled 9.3 b
'/>"/>

SOURCE Roche
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. GeneSeek Selects the British Midlands as Base for New UK/European Operations
2. The University of Nottingham in the British Midlands Announces Development of Possible Hepatitis C Vaccine
3. Three Studies by Independent Scientists Highlighting Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT) to be Presented this Week at the British Mass Spectrometry Societys 29th Annual Meeting
4. Video: New Survey Shows Three in Four School Nurses Have Students at Risk for Severe Allergic Reactions Who Do Not Bring Auto-Injectable Epinephrine to School
5. BNBI Employees Donate 1,000 Backpacks to Frederick County School Children
6. University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Becomes a GeneGo Center of Excellence
7. Pittsburgh Region Middle School Students Participate in Hands-on Tissue Engineering Summer Camp
8. CET Life Sciences Center Welcomes Belmont University School of Pharmacy as New Tenant
9. Results of Study in Pre-School Children Published in Clinical Pediatrics Adds to Support for Importance of Dietary DHA Intake
10. LI-COR(R) Biosciences and Tiger Woods Learning Center Collaborate to Develop High School Curriculum in Genetics
11. Digirad Corporation Signs Letter of Understanding With Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/27/2015)... 2015  Ceres, Inc. (Nasdaq: CERE ), an ... for a genetic sequence derived from soybean, covering uses ... development and plant transformation. The company believes that its ... are the target of a class of commercial herbicides. ... license to the innovation, including an opportunity for exclusivity ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... NEW YORK , May 27, 2015  US-Australian drug ... NVGN ), announced today that it will present at the ... New York on May 29, 2015. The venue ... Manhattan . The Brain ... biotechnology companies, the pharmaceutical industry and the investment community to ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... MARLBOROUGH, Mass. , May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing innovative ... ophthalmology, today provided an update on the status of ... Stock. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130917/NE80755LOGO ... there were 3,085 and 21 shares of Series ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... 27, 2015 The Medical Innovation Impact ... of regulation on medical innovation, has been developed at ... of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s ( FDU ) Rothman Institute ... pertains to new FDA (Food & Drug Administration) ... the approval of certain medical devices. , “The ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Ceres Awarded Patent for Innovation in Soybean 2Ceres Awarded Patent for Innovation in Soybean 3Novogen to Present at Brain Tumor Biotech Summit 2015 2Novogen to Present at Brain Tumor Biotech Summit 2015 3Novogen to Present at Brain Tumor Biotech Summit 2015 4Novogen to Present at Brain Tumor Biotech Summit 2015 5RXi Pharmaceuticals Provides an Update on Series A and Series A-1 Preferred Stock 2RXi Pharmaceuticals Provides an Update on Series A and Series A-1 Preferred Stock 3Medical Innovation Impact Index Launched at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Initiative for Patient-Centered Innovation (iPCI) under the Rothman Institute 2
... Association (ATA) Conference & Youth Convention, an upcoming mega event, being held ... all set to receive more than 10,000 people from NRI Telugu community. ... ... key highlights of the convention is the Business Seminars, says Dr Chandra ...
... their team of migration specialists has completed their first successful ... were completed for a global chemical manufacturing company and a ... ... DE (PRWEB) June 26, 2008 -- Impact Systems Inc., ( ...
... Mousa to Test New Approaches to Stop the Spread of Pancreatic ... ... 26 Shaker A. Mousa, Ph.D., executive,vice president and chairman of the ... a $368,445 research,grant from the National Cancer Institute, part of the National ...
Cached Biology Technology:American Telugu Association's Convention Attracts Over 10,000 People in the U.S. 2American Telugu Association's Convention Attracts Over 10,000 People in the U.S. 3American Telugu Association's Convention Attracts Over 10,000 People in the U.S. 4Impact Systems Announces Completion of Successful Enterprise Content Migrations to Documentum 6 2Impact Systems Announces Completion of Successful Enterprise Content Migrations to Documentum 6 3Albany College of Pharmacy Researcher Receives $368,445 Grant from the National Institutes of Health 2
(Date:5/26/2015)... 26, 2015 Research and ... of the "Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market ... offering. ,     (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) , ,The biometric systems ... is projected to grow at over 22% CAGR ... attributed to the surging demand for better biometric ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... , May 25, 2015  Australia,s market for wearable ... although 2014 saw the advent of several trials and ... April 2015 is expected to ignite interest in wearables ... Australia . This in turn will ... and drive new partnerships amongst vendors and distributors. ...
(Date:5/22/2015)...  NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" or the ... its promotional pricing and making the Wocket generally available for ... , Head of Marketing said, "We,ve extended the opportunity to ... of May. To get your wocket at this special price, ... store on June 1, you,ll receive a unique code that ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2020 with Morpho Safran, ZK Technlogy, and Suprema Dominating 2Australian wearables market to grow at CAGR of 78%; revenue of A$1 billion by 2018, says Frost & Sullivan 2Australian wearables market to grow at CAGR of 78%; revenue of A$1 billion by 2018, says Frost & Sullivan 3Australian wearables market to grow at CAGR of 78%; revenue of A$1 billion by 2018, says Frost & Sullivan 4NXT-ID, Inc Announces Retail Price For Wocket Smart Wallet And Extends Discounted Promotional Price Till End Of May 2NXT-ID, Inc Announces Retail Price For Wocket Smart Wallet And Extends Discounted Promotional Price Till End Of May 3
... molecular signals that instructs cells with fatally damaged DNA to ... is inactivated, as it is in over half of all ... operate, and body cells start to accumulate mutations, which ultimately ... vital safeguard has been studied in great detail for many ...
... approval of Baraclude (entecavir) tablets and oral solution for ... hepatitis B is a serious disease caused by the ... virus can cause lifelong infection, cirrhosis (scarring) of the ... the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1.25 ...
... structural biologist from the Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer ... Center, has identified the crystal structure of a protein ... tumors. , This identification may help researchers gain a ... cancer cells try to co-opt nearby healthy cells into ...
Cached Biology News:Cancer related gene p53 not regulated as indicated by previous tissue culture research 2Cancer related gene p53 not regulated as indicated by previous tissue culture research 3
Request Info...
... provides the premium quality siRNAs you need ... can be readily ordered online by providing ... by providing the sense and antisense siRNA ... and Silencer Pre-designed siRNAs, which are already ...
... the premium quality siRNAs you need for ... be readily ordered online by providing either ... providing the sense and antisense siRNA sequences. ... Silencer Pre-designed siRNAs, which are already designed ...
, Premium quality synthesis and purification , You provide the sequence, we'll do the rest , Rigorous quality control , Your choice of purification method, amount and format , Available annealed...
Biology Products: