Smart devices in diabetes: improving clinical outcomes and enhancing lifestyle

02/11/2018

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Janus Henderson Client Portfolio Manager and type 1 diabetic Jen Nichols describes how new smart medical technology has helped her to train for and compete in ultra-marathons. Global Life Sciences Portfolio Manager Ethan Lovell discusses the opportunities that breakthrough medical devices present to investors.
 
Key takeaways:
  • Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGM) and insulin pumps that communicate with smartphones and wearable devices have the ability to transform the lives of people with diabetes.
  • By constantly monitoring blood sugar, diabetics can better manage their short- and long-term clinical needs.
  • Makers of the medical devices that offer clear and substantial advantages to patients may provide investment opportunities for active stock pickers.

 

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