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FDA Approves First Hybrid-Closed Loop Artificial Pancreas System, Medtronic’s 670G

The FDA approved Medtronic’s 670G insulin pump system, featuring automatic adjustment of insulin levels based on data from a continuous glucose meter. This is a semi- closed loop system because although it automatically adjusts your insulin dose every 5-minutes, the user must still manually bolus insulin at mealtimes or announce exercise. According to the FDA, […]
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