Novel Research to Evaluate Metformin and Insulin Therapy in Overweight Adolescents With Type 1

T1D Exchange, the first program of the new nonprofit organization Unitio, has received funding from JDRF to study the use of metformin—a drug used as first-line treatment for type 2 diabetes—in combination with standard insulin therapy in overweight adolescents with type 1 diabetes. <Media Release>