nPOD-logo-blueThe Diabetes Institute is fortunate to serve as the primary coordinating agency for a unique research project called nPOD (Network for Pancreatic Organ Donors with Diabetes). Funded by a grant from the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), nPOD is an innovative program that provides scientists from around the world with high-resolution tissue samples from organ donors who have consented to advance a cure through the gift of research. Currently, nPOD supports more than 30 Type 1 diabetes-related scientific studies at institutions around the world. UF nPOD researchers are committed to addressing key questions related to how Type 1 diabetes develops.

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