There’s news. And then there’s news. The news that comes out of the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center can change lives. For people with diabetes and those who care for them, and about them. So it makes sense to stay on top of all the latest. Both the news the Center puts out through this site, and the frequent media coverage we get based on our important and exciting findings and the authoritative voices that speak for us.

The Importance of Having a Pediatrician and an Endocrinologist Dr. Barney Softness Weighs In

Dr.  Barney Softness wears two very important hats. He is both a pediatric endocrinologist at the Berrie Center, and a general pediatrician at a private practice in New York City. Dr. Softness has seen it all through the years. He is the Berrie Center’s resident go-to for everything pediatrics.

Covid-19 Q&A: Dr. Natasha Leibel Addresses the Latest News

Is a caretaker (i.e. mother, father, nanny) of a person with diabetes eligible for the vaccine at this stage? 

New from the Egli Lab: Paper on beta cell differentiation with improved efficiency, protection of mice from diabetes, teratoma-free

Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is caused by a loss of insulin-producing cells in the pancreas, requiring usually life-long management of the condition through the use of insulin. A key goal of regenerative medicine is to restore normal physiological function of the body.

A Protein-Filled New Year By Dr. Ileana Vargas

Protein is essential for life as it is needed to build and maintain our body. The cells in muscles, organs, blood, bones, nails, hair and skin are made primarily of protein.