Another Diabetes Device Bites The Dust
Sixteen patients received a placebo on the same schedule. The clinical trial’s main outcome was a measure of how well the pancreas could secrete insulin in response to food, two hours after eating. Using this measure, the researchers found no significant differences between the two groups of patients. They did, however, find a significant difference between the two groups of patients four hours after eating.
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Israeli public health project takes aim at diabetes
Until now Sanofi looked like a lock to earn a corporate frog for their plan to sell special lunch bags for patients with diabetes. How this translates into selling more insulin only the folks at Sanofi seem to know. Next it looked like Abbott and Roche would make the list just because they are Abbott and Roche and no corporate frog award list would be complete without them on it. The fact that Bayer is actually in business would have exempted them form the list as we honestly believed there was a better then 50/50 chance the unit would have been sold or closed before the year was over.
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