Breaking news from EASD 2019 (Updated info)

This page was last updated at 12:56 a.m. PT on Sep. 20, 2019.

From Tuesday September 17 to Friday September 20, the biggest international diabetes conference of the year is taking place in Barcelona, Spain – the European Association for the Study of Diabetes 55th Annual Meeting (#EASD2019). This annual meeting brings together researchers, healthcare providers, diabetes technology companies and many more from around the globe.

More than 17,000 participants from over 100 countries worldwide are planning on attending this meeting where nearly 1200 abstracts will be presented. That’s a lot of news to take in! Beyond Type 1 is doing the hard work for you: we’re reporting live from EASD 2019 and aggregating the most important industry and technological updates here.

Editor’s Note: this article will be updated regularly with breaking news and announcements over the course of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes 55th Annual Meeting. Check back often! Follow along on twitter at #EASD2019.

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interesting stuff. Wide range of topics!


I’ve been wondering why there hasn’t been more movement forward with CRISPr technology. It looks like it’s still in it’s infancy, but I’m doing a happy dance reading that.

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