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Saturday August 20, 2011

Tokyo Scientists Develop Glucose Monitor Implant

To the diabetics of the world: the days of pricking your fingers for blood testing may be drawing to a close. The implant testing shows great promise and improvement over earlier studies, but it is still in the early stages of development.

While further calibration and testing of the sensor is needed, the researchers anticipate that this approach may facilitate development of long-term, fluorescent, implanted continuous glucose sensors.