I thought you might be interested to learn about this study they are conducting at Massachusetts General for type 1 diabetics. They are trying to go into phase 2, but are having major trouble getting funding for this. The companies that make diabetic supplies are fighting to keep this and other studies like it down because, as unconscionable as it is, they are making tons of money off this illness. Here is the link:
I hope you wil have a chance to look into this.