Last week I attended the Advanced Technologies & Treatments for Diabetes Conference, in Milan, Italy, which brought together the world’s leading researchers, clinical practitioners and corporate professionals for a lively exchange of innovative ideas related to digital health technologies in diabetes. Here are the four top diabetes technology trends as I see it, which I think captures the trends in the diabetes ecosystem at large.
There’s no doubt that CRISPR has the potential to completely transform genome editing and biology as a whole. According to Bruce Conklin of the Gladstone Institutes, “In the past, it was a student’s entire Ph.D. thesis to change one gene. CRISPR just knocked that out of the park.”