Research & Development
U.K. researchers recommend routine diabetes screening in EDs
Diabetes screening should be introduced for patients attending hospital emergency departments (EDs) to prompt earlier treatment where necessary and reduce major health risks, say researchers.
October 10, 2023
Proteomics study finds plasma proteins linked with type 2 diabetes, diabetic complications
An analysis of plasma proteins found to be linked with type 2 diabetes and diabetic complications may help develop therapeutic targets, researchers write in an article published in
Cell Reports Medicine
September 8, 2023
Epigenetic study links DNA methylation to diseases including breast cancer and diabetes
Through the analysis, the researchers identified 69 associations between CpGs and the prevalence of breast cancer, chronic kidney disease, ischemic heart disease, and type 2 diabetes. The majority of the associations had not previously been described.
July 12, 2023
Saudi Arabia IVD market rose to $605M in 2022: Kalorama
The market was driven in part by COVID-19 testing, with about 44 million PCR COVID-19 tests performed through last August.
June 19, 2023
Gene discovered using DNA analysis may help prevent steroid-induced diabetes
A gene that maintains normal blood-sugar levels may provide clues for preventing steroid-induced diabetes resulting from corticosteroid treatment for inflammation.
June 14, 2023
Machine learning models, blood biomarkers in research predict future disease risk
Researchers found that analyzing genomic information and blood biomarkers is more accurate and cost-effective than analyzing genomic data alone.
June 12, 2023
Blood sugar maintenance mechanism revealed in DNA study
DNA study reveals how healthy blood sugar levels are maintained after eating — and how that process may go wrong in type 2 diabetes.
June 9, 2023
One-third of U.S. adults with diabetes may have undetected cardiovascular disease
Researchers at Johns Hopkins University have generated evidence of how prevalent elevated levels of two biomarkers are in U.S. adults, with and without diabetes.
June 1, 2023
Lifespin debuts diagnostic service, an amino acid profiling panel
Analysis of the samples will be implemented by Lifespin at its sites in Germany and the U.S., and delivered to laboratory chain companies and healthcare providers as software-as-a-service.
May 22, 2023
Gene variant map helps diagnose hereditary diabetes
High-throughput experiments reveal connections between inherited disease and GCK gene variants, potentially providing better diagnoses of hereditary diabetes.
May 4, 2023
Blood-based biomarker score suggests lower type 2 diabetes risk with Mediterranean diet
Researchers have developed a blood test to objectively detect adherence to a Mediterranean diet and its association with lower type 2 diabetes risk.
May 1, 2023
Trinity Biotech selling life sciences supply business to Biosynth for $30M
Trinity Biotech said it pursued the transaction as part of its plan to focus on diabetes care and decentralized monitoring and diagnostic solutions.
April 20, 2023
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