" Primary care physicians have not had a simulated environment to treat diabetes ... To give you a little perspective when in the simulator dealing with a patient they have access to therapies such as initiating and dosing insulin, ordering diagnostics, doing a foot exam, ordering lab tests. The simulator will tell them if the therapies are good or bad, things they may need to do. "
" Our research may be telling us that parkin could be an important therapeutic target for neurodegenerative diseases and perhaps other diseases of aging ... Instead of studying the diseases of aging one by one — Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, cancer, stroke, cardiovascular disease, diabetes — we believe it may be possible to intervene in the aging process and delay the onset of many of these diseases. We are not there yet, and it can, of course, take many years, but that is our goal. "