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.

Scientists at Berrie Center and NYSCF Create Patient Specific Neurons that Regulate Appetite

Researchers have for the first time successfully converted adult human skin cells into neuron that regulate appetite, providing a patient-specific model for studying the neurophysiology of weight control.

A Diabetes Supply Case Inspires a Book of Photography

In what do you carry your diabetes supplies? Lisette Ranga, a patient at the Berrie Center and the Technology Awareness Manager at company in New York, found a case that became such an integral part of her life, she gave it its own name—“Moxylash”.

Artist, Rachel Feinstein Combines Fashion with Fundraising for the Berrie Center

For the February 13 opening of a new flagship store on Madison Avenue, Italian fashion house, Fendi, collaborated with five of New York’s most iconic women (artist, Rachel Feinstein; musician, Rihanna; actor, Sarah Jessica Parker; supermodel, Jourdan Dunn; and

Charles LeDuc, PhD, Research Profile A Scientist of “Enviable Calibre”

“I am totally convinced that obesity will be solved in my lifetime,” said Charles LeDuc, PhD, 47, associate research scientist at Columbia University Medical Center, one recent afternoon in a telephone interview from his office at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Cen