Category Archive: Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center

Nov 11 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Vaccine Safety, Emotions and Driving, Concussion Discussions, Surgical Excellence Award

It has been a whirlwind week for most Americans, so if you need to break away from political news to catch up with your science news, you’ve come to the right place.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-vaccine-safety-emotions-driving-concussion-discussions-surgical-excellence-award/

Nov 27 2013

Developing a Promising Approach to Treat Congenital Hyperinsulinism

“It’s like the opposite of diabetes.” That is the simplest way to explain congenital hyperinsulinism (HI), a rare disease in which the pancreas makes too much of the hormone insulin, causing blood glucose to plummet.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/a-new-approach-to-a-rare-disease-congenital-hyperinsulinism/