The success story of a life-saving hormone

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In July 1921, Canadian researchers Frederick Banting and his assistant Charles Best achieved a revolutionary breakthrough: they succeeded in isolating insulin from dogs’ pancreas for the first time and were also able to demonstrate its blood glucose-lowering effect - thus laying the most important foundation stone for the effective treatment of diabetes mellitus. At last there was justified hope of saving the lives of children with diabetes, who until then had only survived an average of one to two years after diagnosis without any option of therapy.

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EASD is one of the largest medical meetings in Europe, bringing together over 15,000 researchers from around the world. It is therefore a must for all those interested in diabetes. This year's 57th edition will once again be held virtually from September 27 to October 1, 2021. The scientific program promises a variety of top-class speeches and presentations.

First virtual sale of the mylife YpsoPump insulin pump system in India

The challenges because of Covid in India are huge. In some states, there are complete lockdowns and in others, markets and other public places are closed. This makes the news, that the first virtual sale of our mylife YpsoPump insulin pump has taken place in India, even more gratifying.

Ypsomed's sustainability program

Towards a sustainable future

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As a responsible and future-oriented company, sustainability is of crucial importance to us. It is therefore one of our strategic pillars. We are currently further developing our company-wide sustainability program. Our goal is to become carbon-neutral by 2030.