for people ages 18-65 (full criteria)
at San Diego, California and other locations
study started
estimated completion:



The purpose of this trial is to test if VC-02™ combination product can be implanted subcutaneously in subjects with Type 1 Diabetes and Hypoglycemia Unawareness and maintained safely for up to two years. It will also test if VC-02 is an effective treatment for these subjects.

Official Title

An Open-Label, First-In-Human Study Evaluating the Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy of VC-02™ Combination Product in Subjects With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus and Hypoglycemia Unawareness


Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus With Hypoglycemia Diabetes Mellitus Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 Hypoglycemia Unconsciousness VC-02 Combination Product


You can join if…

Open to people ages 18-65

  • Men and non-pregnant women of non-childbearing potential
  • Diagnosis of T1DM for a minimum of five (5) years
  • At least one (1) severe hypoglycemic event in previous 12 months
  • Hypoglycemia unawareness or significant glycemic lability
  • Stable diabetic treatment
  • Willingness to use a continuous glucose meter
  • Acceptable candidate for implantation

You CAN'T join if...

  • History of islet cell, kidney, and/or pancreas transplant.
  • Six (6) or more severe, unexplained hypoglycemic events within six (6) months of enrollment
  • Uncontrolled or untreated thyroid disease or adrenal insufficiency
  • Diabetic complications such as severe kidney disease or renal dysfunction,proliferative retinopathy, diabetic foot ulcers, amputations attributable to diabetes,and/or severe peripheral neuropathy
  • Non-compliance with current anti-diabetic regimen


  • University of California San Diego accepting new patients
    San Diego California 92121 United States
  • University of British Columbia accepting new patients by invitation only
    Vancouver British Columbia Canada
  • University of Alberta accepting new patients
    Edmonton Alberta Canada


accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
Phase 1/2
Study Type
Last Updated
April 19, 2018