11. Bioelectronic Sensing of Insulin Demand

  1. Ranu Jung PhD3,4
  1. Matthieu Raoux1,
  2. Guilherme Bontorin2,
  3. Yannick Bornat2,
  4. Jochen Lang1 and
  5. Sylvie Renaud2

Published Online: 12 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639366.ch11

Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines

Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines

How to Cite

Raoux, M., Bontorin, G., Bornat, Y., Lang, J. and Renaud, S. (2011) Bioelectronic Sensing of Insulin Demand, in Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines (ed R. Jung), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639366.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Florida International University, College of Engineering and Computing, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 10555 W. Flagler Street, EC 2602, Miami, FL 33174, USA

  2. 4

    Arizona State University, School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, Center for Adaptive Neural Systems, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Université de Bordeaux 1, Institut Européen de Chimie & Biologie (IECB), UMR CNRS 5248, 2 rue Robert Escarpit, F-33607 Pessac, France

  2. 2

    Université de Bordeaux 1, Integration from Material to System (IMS), IPB, UMR CNRS 5218, 351 Cours de la Libération, F-33405 Talence, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 19 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527409495

Online ISBN: 9783527639366



  • action potential;
  • closed loop system;
  • insulin demand;
  • insulin pump;
  • islet cells;
  • pancreatic islets


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sensor Technologies and Cell Therapy in Diabetes: a Life-Long Debilitating Disease

  • The Biological Sensor: Function of β-Cells and Islet

  • Automated Islet Screening and Bioelectronic Sensor of Insulin Demand

  • Closed Loop Exploration In Vitro

  • Methods

  • Results

  • Conclusions

  • References