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Go Get the (Immune Cell) Regulators!

Teaser: Shugo Sasaki, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of British Columbia, wants to make beta cell replacement therapies that are “immune” to attack.
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The shortage of donor beta cells and the need for strong immunosuppressive drugs to prevent immune attack make beta cell replacement available only to people with severe life-threatening unawareness of their low blood sugar, called hypoglycemia. At JDRF, we are taking a new route to beta cell replacement technologies, with the aim to develop an unlimited source of insulin-producing cells without drugs that limit your immune system’s role in fighting off infection.

Making Insulin-Producing Cells Unrecognizable

A goal of Elad Sintov, Ph.D., of Harvard University, is to find a way to transplant beta cells without the use of immunosuppressive treatments.
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By Alexandra Mulvey

MilliporeSigma Strengthens Corporate Responsibility Efforts With Nine New Signature Partnerships

New and expanded partnerships accelerate scientific research, science education
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BURLINGTON, Mass., February 22, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Building on its commitment to accelerate scientific research and science education, MilliporeSigma today announced nine new or expanded partnerships with leading nonprofit organizations across the world. These long-term, multi-dimensional partnerships are designed to spark scientific curiosity and passion — paving the road for innovative breakthroughs with demonstrated impact and measurable outcomes.

JDRF and Quest: Insights for a Better Life

From the QuestCares Video Series: Our Leaders, Colleagues and Partners in Action
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Chrysler Donates Trucks and $100,000; Sears-Kmart Sends 100 Truckloads of Supplies for Hurricane Sandy Relief; Build-A-Bear Helps Fight Juvenile Diabetes - CSR Minute for November 13, 2012

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Chrysler’s Ram Truck brand has donated 20 RAM 1500 Tradesman trucks and $100,000 to the American Red Cross to assist in Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. The trucks will provide transportation for the Red Cross to help New Jersey and New York families and communities, and will become a permanent addition to the organization’s fleet of vehicles.

Jack Rich And CITGO Lubricants Help Raise More Than $200,000 For Charities Through Elegance At Hershey Sponsorships

Local CITGO Lubricants Marketer Supports Charity Race and Classic Car Showcase
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HERSHEY, Pa., June 19, 2012/ 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Lubricants and local Marketer Jack Rich, Inc. recently helped raise more than $200,000 for the JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation), Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum and the AACA Library & Research Center as sponsors of the

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