The key to curing a person’s diabetes is to regulate blood-sugar.
Researchers in the Schulze Diabetes Institute and the Center for Diabetes Research are closing in on potential cures and better treatments.
From basic science research on new sources of sugar-regulating cells to large-scale studies of who gets diabetes and why, we are searching for better approaches to prevent, treat, and cure both type 1 and 2 diabetes.
The University is one of a handful of institutions worldwide to offer islet transplantation. And we participated in groundbreaking studies of diabetes' link to heart disease.
Our researchers continue to refine treatments, in an attempt to reverse or better control this devastating disease.