A new study has claimed that red wine may not be good women who are expecting as its "healthy" ingredient could actually harm the unborn child's pancreas.
Insulin, which is normally released from the beta cells of the pancreas, can protect the cells of the pancreas from acute pancreatitis - a disease for which there is currently no treatment, says a study.
In a new ray of hope for the deadly pancreatic cancer patients, scientists have identified a protein that can be targeted for treating the disease.
People with Type 1 diabetes walk an endless tightrope daily, monitoring their blood glucose levels and manually taking insulin by injection or from a pump. Not any more.
Scientists have discovered a cellular pathway that is responsible for keeping blood sugar levels low in obese or pre- diabetic people, and may prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes.
Pancreatic cancer is so dangerous because it generally grows and spreads silently before it`s discovered, and which is a major reason why it`s a leading cause of cancer death.
How do stem cells decide whether to become liver cells or pancreatic cells during development?
The endocrine part of the pancreas, the Islets of Langerhans, produces and secretes insulin, the hormone that regulates blood sugar levels.
A common myth which is generally associated with this lifestyle disease is that consuming too much sugar causes diabetes.
Researchers have successfully developed an innovative 3D method to grow miniature pancreas from progenitor cells.
Scientists have successfully grown stem cells, which have the ability to develop into two different types of cells that make up a healthy pancreas.
Researchers have shown that mice`s pancreas have cells, which are capable of being converted into insulin-producing beta cells.
Diabetes also called as diabetes mellitus is a metabolism disorder.
A new treatment to cure Type 1 diabetes is on the anvil, after scientist discovered a way to "kick-start" the pancreas, thus reducing the need for daily insulin jabs.
The cure for diabetes could be sitting in our brains, Japanese researchers say.
Two Indian American researchers in the US are developing an artificial pancreas to deliver insulin automatically and with an individualized precision never before possible.
scientists claim to have made breakthrough towards developing a so-called "artificial pancreas" system.
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