Bionic Pancreas Readings For Blood Glucose, Insulin and Glucagon Dosage (image) Massachusetts General Hospital Share Print E-Mail Caption The smartphone component of the bionic pancreas system displays in an upper panel the blood sugar levels (black circles) as reported by the glucose monitor every five minutes, supplemented by fingerstick readings (red asterisks) entered by the patient over the past six hours. An adjacent lower panel shows doses of insulin (blue) or glucagon (red) automatically administered in response to blood sugar variations. Credit Boston University Department of Biomedical Engineering Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.