28 July 2010
Vol 2, Issue 42

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ONLINE COVER Signal from the Inside. This 3- to 4- cm sealed titanium button contains everything you need to monitor glucose concentrations inside the body and send the signal by wireless telemetry to a receiver. In successful operation for more than a year in pigs, this enzyme-based glucose sensor is a good candidate to replace cumbersome manual glucose testing for people with diabetes. Gough et al. describe these studies in a Research Article. [CREDIT: C. BICKEL/SCIENCE TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE]