Assoc. Prof. Ed Damiano Featured in LA Times


Artificial Pancreas
Biomedical engineer Edward Damiano is trying to build an artificial pancreas using the components shown here to help people with Type 1 diabetes maintain healthy levels of glucose in the blood. (Firas H. El-Khatib, Boston University)

Associate Professor Ed Damiano (BME) describes the development of an artificial pancreas which has been shown to control blood sugar levels in diabetics in the November 1, 2010 edition of the Los Angeles Times. Here is how an artificial pancreas could work.