Pathophysiology and Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

This research base focuses on the role of the β cell, liver and insulin sensitivity in the pathogenesis of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes. Work includes the use of cell culture systems, animals and humans, for both in vitro and in vivo studies.

Affiliates

Lydia Aguilar-Bryan M.D., Ph.D.

Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute

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Michael Ailion Ph.D.

UW Health Sciences Center

Biochemistry

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William Banks M.D.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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Mark Bothwell Ph.D.

South Lake Union

Physiology and Biophysics

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Joseph Bryan Ph.D.

Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute

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Kevin Conley Ph.D.

UW Health Sciences Center

Radiology

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Jose Garcia M.D., Ph.D.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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David Hockenbery M.D.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Medicine

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Rebecca Hull Ph.D.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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George Ioannou M.D., M.S.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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Nina Isoherranen Ph.D.

UW Health Sciences Center

Pharmaceutics

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Steven Kahn M.B., Ch.B.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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Duk-Su Koh Ph.D.

UW Health Sciences Center

Physiology and Biophysics

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Mario Kratz Ph.D.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Epidemiology

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David Marcinek Ph.D.

South Lake Union

Radiology

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Santica Marcovina Ph.D., D.Sc.

Northwest Lipid Metabolism and Diabetes Research Laboratories

Medicine

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Stephanie Page M.D., Ph.D.

UW Health Sciences Center

Medicine

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R. Paul Robertson M.D.

Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute

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Katya Rubinow M.D.

South Lake Union

Medicine

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John Scott Ph.D.

UW Health Sciences Center

Pharmacology

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Ian Sweet Ph.D.

South Lake Union

Medicine

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Kristina Utzschneider M.D.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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Pandora Wander M.D.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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Sakeneh Zraika Ph.D.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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Brian Kraemer Ph.D.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Medicine

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