The continuous glucose monitor -- which checks levels every one to five minutes -- works with a smartphone or tablet to calculate the amount of insulin the patient needs and delivers it via a pump.
At less than one micrometer in size, the microscopic nanomotor could revolutionise controlled medical drug delivery.
Duke University researchers create living skeletal muscle that looks and acts very much like the real thing -- even down to repairing itself. Then they attack it.
Work begins on Athena, a $19 million project that seeks to create artificial organs that work in concert inside a human-like test dummy that could reduce reliance on animal testing.
Scientists have developed a method that allows them to propagate human embryonic stem cells without harming the embryo.
ATM hacker Barnaby Jack's death was an accidental drug overdose, said San Francisco's medical examiner's office.
The FDA grants TandemDiabetes Care clearance to market what may be the smallest and possibly sleekest pump available today.
The security researcher, who was expected to demonstrate newly-discovered pacemaker vulnerabilities at Black Hat next week, made headlines in 2010 when he hacked an ATM in front of an audience.
Scientists at Stanford are working on a vaccine to stop a type 1 diabetic's immune system from attacking the cells that make insulin.
Medtronic downplays security researcher's concerns about the medical device he was able to hack.