Current DRC Funding Recipients

Paul Bollyky, M.D., Ph.D. (Acting Assistant Professor, Allergy & Infectious Diseases): Hyaluronan and Islet Regeneration During Inflammation (P&F)

George N. Ioannou, BM.Bch, MS (Associate Professor): The Role of Cholesterol Crystals and Crown-Like Structures in NASH (P&F)

Jenny Kanter, Ph.D. (Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Medicine, Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition, Mentor: Karen Bornfeldt, PhD):  Focus on Causes on Diabetes-Associated Myeloid Inflammation and Accelerated Atherosclerosis, (McAbee Fellowship)

Stephen Kraynik (Graduate Student, Department of Pharmacology, Mentor: Joeseph Beavo, Ph.D.): The Roles of Phosphodiesterases in Brown Fat Metabolism (Stroum Fellowship)

Daniel Meier, Ph.D. (Senior Fellow, Department of Medicine, Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition, Mentor: Steven E. Kahn, MB, ChB):  The Role of Islet Proteases in Preventing Islet Amyloid Formation in vivo, (McAbee Fellowship)

Andrew Oberst, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Immunology): Exploring the Role of Immunogenic Cell Death in the Initiation of Diabetes (P&F)

Valerie Schaeffer, Ph.D. (Acting Instructor, Gerontology & Geriatric Medicine): Changes in Protein Translation in Diabetic Nephropathy (P&F)

Baohai Shao, Ph.D. (Research Assistant Professor, Medicine, Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition): Oxidized HDL in the Pathogenesis of Diabetic Renal Disease (P&F)

Ellen Schur, M.D. (Assistant Professor, Medicine/General Internal Medicine): Stimulation of Satiety by GLP-1: A Neuroimaging Approach (P&F)

Tracy Tylee, M.D. (Senior Fellow, Department of Medicine, Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition, Mentor: Brent Wisse, M.D.): The Role of Leptin in the Regulation of Voluntary Physical Activity in Mice (McAbee Fellowship)

T. Eoin West, M.D. (Assistant Professor, Pulmonary): Host Defense in Diabetes (New Investigator Award)

 

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