Type 1 Diabetes Research Resources

Research Organizations


Diabetes Research Strategic Plan. Diabetes Research Centres - 1 April 2011

Type 1 Diabetes Research: Initiative Concepts to Be Pursued in FY 2012-2013. Diabetes Research Centres

Studies suggest tepliumab may be beneficial treatment for type 1 diabetes. Endocrine Today. Posted 28 June 2011

Australian Type 1 Diabetes Research Agenda: Partnering science, government and the community. (2010), Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Published online by jdrf.org.au

Scientists Reveal How Genetic Mutations May Cause Type 1 Diabetes. News & Views - The Scripps Research Institute - Vol 10, Issue 15 / May 5, 2010.

The Basic Challenges of Curing Type 1 Diabetes - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Immune Research Strategy - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Regeneration Research Strategy - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Replacement Research Strategy - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

The Daily Burden of Living with Type 1 Diabetes - Research into Treatments - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Artificial Pancreas Project Plan - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Glucose Control Therapy Research Strategy - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Complications Prevention Research Strategy - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Diabetic Eye Disease Research Strategy - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

New Cases of Type 1 Diabetes are Growing at a Faster Rate - Prevention Research - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Prevention Research Strategy - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Clinical Trials - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Type 1 Diabetes Dictionary - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Medical Journal Articles

Continued Reduction in the Prevalence of Retinopathy in Adolescence with Type 1 Diabetes: Role of insulin therapy and glycemic control. (2011) Downie, E. et al, Diabetes Care. Vol. 34, No. 11. pp. 2368-02373. American Diabetes Association.

The diabetogenic mouse MHC class II molecule I-Ag7 is endowed with a switch that modulates TCR affinity. Yoshida K, et al (2010), The Journal of Clinical Investigation. Vol. 120, Issue 5 (May 3, 2010) pp. 1578-1590. American Society for Clinical Investigation.

The Effect of Intensive Treatment of Diabetes on the Development and Progression of Long-Term Complications in Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus, (1993), The Diabetes Control and Complications Trial Research Group, Massachusetts Medical Society. The New England Journal of Medicine. Vol. 329,  No. 14 (September 30, 1993). Published online by nejm.org.

Glyaemic control and the incidence of hearth failure in 20,985 patients with type 1 diabetes: an observational study, (2011), The Lancet, Vol. 378, Issue 9786, pages 140-146 (9 July 2011). Published online on thelancet.com on 25 June 2011

Type 1 Diabetes and Vigorous Exercise: Applications of Exercise Physiology to Patient Management, Riddell MC PhD & Perkins BA MD MPH (2006) Canadian Journal of Diabetes, Vol. 30 (1), pp. 63-71

Forefront is published by the American Diabetes Association.

Below are links to various issues of Forefront which contain excellent articles on every aspect of Diabetes management, treatment and research.

Forefront - Summer/Fall 2010 - Vol. 7, Issue 2

Forefront - Winter/Spring 2010 - Vol. 7, Issue 1

Statistics and Government Policy (National and International)

DiabCo$t Australia Type 1, A joint venture between: The Diabetes Unit – Menzies Centre for Health Policy,The University of Sydney; The Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition & Exercise (BIONE),The University of Sydney; Diabetes Australia; Eli Lilly Australia; The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Australia. Published online by menzieshealthpolicy.edu.au

National Diabetes Statistics, 2011, National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse. Published online by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), diabetes.niddk.nih.gov

Supporting Students: Diabetes at School, NSW Public Schools, NSW Department of Education & Training. Published online by schools.nsw.edu.au

Disability Care Load Assessment (Child) Determination 2010 (As Amended - August 2011), Commonwealth of Australia, Administered by the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs. See Schedule 3 (Recognised Disabilities), Part 2 - Medical Conditions. Amendment to No. 11 (Diabetes Mellitus - Type 1) effective 1 July 2010 - removal of the words "where the child is less than 10 years" - to allow automatic Carer Allowance (and Health Care Card) qualification to ALL children with T1D under the age of 16 years.

Psychological Implications of Type 1 Diabetes

Violent Behaviour, Brain Dysrhythmia, and Glucose Dysfunction A New Syndrome. Yaryura-Tobias J.A. MD and Neziroglu F.A. BA (1975), Orthomolecular Psychiatry. Vol. 4, No. 3, 1975. pp. 182-188. Published online by Orthomolecular.org.

Hypoglycaemia: Implications and Suggestions for Research. Christensen, L, Ph.D (1981), Orthomolecular Psychiatry. Vol. 10, No. 2 (1981), pp. 77-92. Published online by Orthomolecular.org.

The Reflection of Hypoglycemia and Alcoholism on Personality: Nutrition as a Mode of Treatment. Colby-Morley, E, Ed.D, Ph.D (1982), Orthomolecular Psychiatry, Vol. 11, No. 2 (1982), pp. 132-139. Published online by Orthomolecular.org.

Evidence for aggressive behaviour in hyperglycaemia? Type 1 (Forum). Diabetes - Juvenline Type 1 Community. MedHelp. Posted 13 August 2005.

How to Diagnose Diabetes in Teens. eHow Health. John Briggs, eHow Contributor.

Clinical Practice Guidelines

International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes (ISPAD) Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2009 Compendium. Pediatric Diabetes 2009: 10 (Suppl. 12): 1-2.

Nurse Practitioner Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Type 1 Diabetes in Children and Adolescents.  The Children's Hospital at Westmead NSW. NSW Department of Health. 15 April 2006.

Clinical practice guidelines: Type 1 diabetes in children and adolescents. Prepared by the Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group (APEG) for the Department of Health and Aging. Approved by the Australian Government National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) on 9 March 2005. (NOTE - these guidelines will be replaced by the National Evidence Based Clinical-Care Guidelines for Type 1 Diabetes in Children, Adolescents and Adults prepared by the APEG in 2011 following final endorsement by the NHMRC - version here is a DRAFT only).

National Evidence-Based Clinical Care Guidelines for Type 1 Diabetes in Children, Adolescents and Adults - published by the National health and Medical Research Council of Australia on 14 November 2011.

Miscellaneous Online Articles about Type 1 Diabetes

The New York Times: Health Guide - HbA1c

The New York Times: Health Guide - Type 1 Diabetes

School Care Plans

Diabetes Care Plan: for education, child/care and community support services (South Australia) (2009). Department of Education and Child Services (SA). Published online by chess.sa.edu.au

Diabetes Information for Schools: Management Healthcare Plan for Student with Type 1 Diabetes, A joint initiative of the International Diabetes Federation and Diabetes Australia - NSW. Published online by diabeteskidsandteens.com.au