Researchers launch a ‘Stop Diabetes’ campaign

Letters have been sent to more than 25,000 Australians with the disease, asking them to encourage their relatives to participate.

“To finish the study, the trial needs to identify about 60 more eligible volunteers,” says Professor Jenny Couper, trial supervisor at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide.

“While this might sound achievable, we have already screened more than 7000 Australians and New Zealanders over the past five years,” she said.

Trial centres are located