MediKane is targeting the diabetes market, as early trials and evidence suggests
NutiKane™ not only improves gut health, but can assist in treating this global
burden by assisting with blood glucose control and insulin insensitivity.
Diabetes-The Global burden (IDF Atlas 2013)
382M people have diabetes. By 2035 this will rise to 592M.
Greatest number of people with diabetes are between 40 and 59 years of age.
175M people with diabetes are undiagnosed.
Diabetes caused 5.1M deaths in 2013.
More than 21M live births were affected by diabetes during pregnancy in 2013.
Diabetes caused at least USD 548billion dollars in health expenditure in 2013-11%
of total health spending on adults.
In Australia 894,250 males and 754,610 females aged 20-79 have diabetes. The
number of Australians with undiagnosed diabetes in the same age group is
The mean diabetes related expenditure per person with diabetes (USD) in Australia
Indigenous Australians have a far higher incidence of diabetes -12.8% of the
population, compared with 4% across the general population.
More than 1 in 20 births in Australia are affected by diabetes.