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MetaCure Ushers in a New Era in Interventional Diabetes

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Welcome to the new world of interventional diabetes. Based on new data, institutions offering gastric bypass surgeries for weight loss are now recasting them as treatments for type 2 diabetes. This is a dramatic change in perspective within the drug-oriented diabetology world. Now MetaCure hopes to take that interventional notion a step further, with a minimally-invasive and reversible therapy based on electrical stimulation applied to the stomach.

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