Meetings held at the Wilmette Public Library
1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091
Wednesdays @ 7:00-8:30pm
2018 meeting dates:
Jan 10, Apr 11, May 9, Jun 13, Jul 11, Sep 12, Oct 10, Nov 14, Dec 12
See membership page for details on the benefits of membership and how to participate.
Bill Sargent (JDRF) will discuss encapsulation cell therapies
Eli Lilly, a company JDRF has collaborated with for nearly 50 years, announced today that it will partner with Sigilon Therapeutics to develop encapsulated cell therapies for type 1 diabetes (T1D), using technology that began with JDRF funding. If successful, the Lilly-Sigilon partnership will be an extraordinary accomplishment for the entire T1D community, allowing people with T1D to become insulin independent for potentially a lifetime. In other words, approaching a cure for T1D.
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Summer Soiree Potluck Dinner
Please bring an appetizer, side dish, light dessert or beverage to share. Spirits welcome and are low in carbs.
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