Study funding was provided by the JDRF grants (22-2006-1107, 22-2006-1117, 22-2006-1112, 22-2006-1123, and 01-2006-8031).
Continuous glucose monitors and sensors were purchased at a bulk discount price from DexCom (San Diego, CA), Medtronic MiniMed (Northridge, CA), and Abbott Diabetes Care (Alameda, CA). Home glucose meters and test strips were provided to the study by LifeScan and Abbott Diabetes Care. The companies had no involvement in the design, conduct, or analysis of the trial or the manuscript preparation.
Below is a listing of relationships of the investigators with companies that make products relevant to the manuscript between 1 July 2006 and 26 October 2009. Research funds listed below were provided to the legal entity that employs the individual and not directly to the individual.
B.I. has received a speaker honorarium from DexCom. C.K. has received consulting fees from Medtronic MiniMed. L.L has received a speaker honorarium from LifeScan, consulting fees and a speaker honorarium from Abbott Diabetes Care, and consulting fees and research funding from Medtronic MiniMed. W.V.T. has received consulting fees from Abbott Diabetes Care, LifeScan, and Medtronic MiniMed, and a speaker honorarium and research funding from Medtronic MiniMed. No other potential conflicts of interest relevant to this article were reported.
The study was designed and conducted by the investigators. The writing group collectively wrote the manuscript and vouch for the data. The investigators had complete autonomy to analyze and report the trial results. There were no agreements concerning confidentiality of the data between the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, the authors, or their institutions. The Jaeb Center for Health Research had full access to all of the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.
J.M.L. and W.V.T. researched data, contributed to the discussion, wrote the manuscript, and reviewed/edited the manuscript. L.L., T.W., C.K., and K.J.R. researched data, contributed to the discussion, and reviewed/edited the manuscript. D.X. contributed to the discussion, wrote the manuscript, and reviewed/edited the manuscript. R.W.B. contributed to the discussion and wrote the manuscript. E.S.H. and J.L. contributed to the discussion and reviewed/edited the manuscript. B.I. researched data.
The JDRF CGM Study Group recognizes the efforts of the subjects and their families and thanks them for their participation.