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Joslin Updates to Clinical Operations and COVID-19

To our Joslin patients and their families: Due to the rapidly evolving situation regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), we are shifting to a remote model of patient care with very limited in-person, “urgent care” appointments. We have made this decision in line with current Department of Public Health guidelines for preventing the transmission of COVID-19 to ensure the health and safety of...
Coronavirus cells in an electron microscope. 3D illustration

Lloyd P. Aiello, MD, PhD Receives Prestigious Friedenwald Award

Many congratulations to our own Dr. Lloyd P. Aiello, who is the 2020 recipient of the prestigious Friedenwald Award from the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Inc. (ARVO). Dr...
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New Closed-Loop System Offers Promise as Novel Treatment for Post-Bariatric Hypoglycemia

The algorithm-controlled system senses impending lows and delivers small doses of liquid glucagon to raise blood sugar to safe levels­­. BOSTON - (January 9, 2020) - Gastric bypass vastly improves the...
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Joslin Physicians on Boston Magazine's Top Docs List

Eleven of Joslin's physicians have made Boston Magazine’s 2020 Top Doctors List. Each year, Boston Magazine partners with healthcare researcher Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. to create a list of the best doctors in Boston, including hundreds of experts in every medical field. We congratulate the following Joslin physicians for this recognition: Elizabeth Bashoff Florence Brown Robert Gabbay...
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The Preventing Early Renal Loss in Diabetes (PERL) Study Conclusion

Three-year clinical trial finds reducing uric acid levels in type 1 diabetes provides no beneficial impact on the progression of diabetic kidney disease BOSTON – (November 8, 2019) – Diabetic kidney...
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Research may show way to minimize complications after heart treatment

BOSTON – (October 1, 2019) – People with diabetes are much more likely to develop heart disease than those without the condition. They also are several times more likely to develop complications after...
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Joslin Physicians on Boston Magazine's Top Docs List

Eleven of Joslin's physicians have made Boston Magazine’s 2020 Top Doctors List. Each year, Boston Magazine partners with healthcare researcher Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. to create a list of the best doctors in Boston, including hundreds of experts in every medical field. We congratulate the following Joslin physicians for this recognition: Elizabeth Bashoff Florence Brown Robert Gabbay...
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Discovery enables clear identification of diseased beta cells in type 2 diabetes

This study not only solves the problem of cell separation in the laboratory but helps improve understanding of how type 2 diabetes progresses as a disease. BOSTON – (July 29, 2019) – Researchers at...
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New Evidence Links Lifespan of Extension to Metabolic Regulation of Immune System

Joslin researchers show that caloric restriction lowers levels of innate immunity and inflammation, leading to increased longevity. Scientists have known for decades that caloric restriction leads to...
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